Feb 022016
 
Winter Back Yard Birds

Our friend, Richard Barnes, has out done himself this time! Just wait until you see this wonderful video compilation made up of all of the winter song birds (and some intriguing others) that have visited his Farmers Branch backyard over the last several months. Richard has captured some truly amazing closeups of these charming birds.

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Mar 032014
 
Journal - Prairie Creek Past and Present

Dateline – December 28, 2014 This journal entry will be a kind of personal voyage back in time for me. I’ll be going back to the late 1970s and early 1980s to a place called Prairie Creek. Located in Lewisville, Texas, Prairie Creek is where I first began spending time outdoors as a young man.

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Feb 052014
 
Orange-crowned Warbler - Snacking

This observation is mainly of note because this is the first time I have documented one of these warblers on the website. This individual was busy feeding around a clump of mistletoe when I found him. It is not clear what he was feeding on, however. A close inspection of the photographs show that there

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