Why do they let me publish without a title?

It was a cool and damp morning in Estabrook after the brief early shower, and all four moms-to-be were keeping their eggs warm: the two geese on the island and the two robins along the river. I hardly saw another creature, mammalian or avian, but I did finally manage to capture an image sufficient forContinue reading “Why do they let me publish without a title?”

A whole lotta incubatin’ goin’ on.

It was another beautiful April morning in the park, and I am thrilled to report that the incubating appears to continue undisturbed on the island in the pond. Here’s a quick shot of the two geese on their nests as the ganders keep watch nearby. Along the river, both our robins appear now to beContinue reading “A whole lotta incubatin’ goin’ on.”

Out came the sun and dried up all the rain…

The orb-weavers (Araneidae) are back, and with the sun coming out this morning after the rain and heavy fog last night, their artistry looked amazing! I didn’t see any of the actual spiders themselves, but their work was unmistakable. Also just in, the female red-winged blackbirds have finally arrived at the pond. I read thatContinue reading “Out came the sun and dried up all the rain…”