For the many years as I've observed this particular "Jane Birding Hotspot," I have NEVER observed any Great Egrets there at any time of year before. Without any effort, my truck magically pulled a "super U-eee" at a nearby path to check this out! Great Blue Herons, Green Herons, Red-Shouldered Hawks and Red-Headed Woodpeckers were gathered in the fray there, … [Read more...] about Stumbling upon the Motherload of Great Egrets!
Taking time for a birding photo, it seems, happens to you many times while just taking a leisurely walk. Such an activity can yield a birdwatcher many opportunities for photographing birds. Carrying your camera or phone along, allows you to be ready to capture a stellar photo of a fantastic bird should the occasion arise. Such was the case with THIS pleasant … [Read more...] about Photo Opportunities on Your Leisurely Walk