Here’s a double shot of some of the hardships of birding, starring Naturalist D, aka Kingfisher. It’s not always easy to get a good view of the wetlands, and it can be sore on your butt! Drinking fountains can be so unforgiving
I brake for Sandhill Cranes
Here we have an Ermine (Mustela erminea), also known as a Stoat or Short-tailed Weasel. They share the same family with ferrets, minks, and other weasels and oddly enough, badgers, martens, and wolverines!
Being busy with research and back-to-school preparations (Veery), here’s a photo from Birdfreak’s 2005 Texas trip of a Greater Roadrunner.
Back in 2002 I went on a trip out west that brought me to numerous wonderful locations, including Multnomah Falls in Oregon. Unfortunately, my binoculars were junky and I didn’t see as many birds as I could have. But it was fun times nonetheless.