an American bittern video

American Bittern

American Bitterns can be a little tough to see in tall grass. They blend in rather well, and they don’t move very much. I heard them out the back for more than a week and had a quick glimpse of one flying by. I was lucky they decided to check out the temporary pond in … Read more…

woodpecker and cardinal at the feeder

Spring is Finally Here

The feeders have a lot of color in them today. Rose Breasted Grosbeaks and Red-Winged Blackbirds are back from a long winter away.  Other birds are getting their spring colors. The grosbeaks took quite some time coming to the feeders last year but it looks like they’re ready to settle in for a long and … Read more…