Jun 172018
 
This Past Winter

I’m a little late getting this article online. Summer kinda leap-frogged spring this year and took me by surprise. A late spring cold snap gave way to a early heatwave, and then on into summer. I wanted to make this post while the weather was still somewhat cool, so that winter wouldn’t seem like such

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Jun 202014
 
DFW Urban Wildlife iNaturalist Project – Favorites

Every week I am amazed by the number of great new iNaturalist observations that are submitted to the DFW Urban Wildlife project. The effort continues to grow at an astounding rate. We now have a total of 90 participating members, who have provided over 3200 urban wildlife observations, representing 372 different species. That is really

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Mar 252013
 
Wilson's Snipe - Probing

A Wilson’s Snipe foraging in the shallow water at the Village Creek Drying Beds in Arlington. Observation Details County – Tarrant City – Arlington Date – Mar 2, 2013 Time of Day – Midmorning Temperature – Cold (less than 50°F/10°C) Weather – Clear Habitat – Water-Bog/Marsh/Swamp Type of Behavior – Foraging Gender – Uncertain Maturity

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Oct 242012
 
Wilson's Snipe - A First Sighting!

A solitary Wilson Snipe observed on the dam of a small Beaver pond in Carrollton, Texas. Observation Details County – Denton City – Carrollton Date – Oct 20, 2012 Time of Day – Afternoon Temperature – Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C) Weather – Clear Habitat – Water-Creek Type of Behavior – Foraging Gender – Uncertain Maturity – Adult

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