A bit back to normal, for now…

The crazy weather has finally subsided, at least in the park for the moment, and it was a gorgeous morning with blue skies, light winds, and seasonably cool temperatures, for a change. In fact, it was cold enough overnight to freeze up all the muddy trails along the river. Yay! Many of the little birds,Continue reading “A bit back to normal, for now…”

Things settle down after the storm.

It was another beautiful blue-sky morning in Estabrook, and the low sun gave these mallards a gorgeous golden glow. This downy woodpecker caught some of that same glow just a bit upstream. And so did this blue heron, who has been in that same spot for three days in a row now. As I approachedContinue reading “Things settle down after the storm.”