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New Bird Photographed – Boat-tailed Grackle

Day two of Connecticut hiking was just as awesome as the first day. While exploring the Stewart B. Mckinney NWR in Stratford (Great Meadows Marsh), I heard a grackle type bird calling out through the marsh.  It sounded different than … Continue reading

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Wildlife in the Dominican Republic – Greater Antillean Grackle

It may look like the common grackles we have here, but it is actually a different species.  The song was slightly different too, which is what drove me to find out what it was. It wasn’t uncommon to find them … Continue reading

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Wildlife Photos from 05/06/12 – Vassar Farm

After a very successful (and overcast) Saturday spotting migrating birds, I turned my attention to Vassar Farm on Sunday.  I figured I might run into my first sandpipers of the season, so I headed to the front pond to begin … Continue reading

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Wildlife Photos from 04/20/12 – Vassar Farm

After work on Friday, I was able to get a ride over to Vassar Farm.  I was barely out of the car when a first of season barn swallow landed on a power line in the parking lot!  I was … Continue reading

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Wildlife Photos from 04/13/12 – Vassar Farm

I tried to press my luck and do another hike during the week, this time at Vassar Farm after work.  After all, it’s that time of year where you have a good chance on finding really great sightings at any … Continue reading

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Photos from 04/11/12 – Morgan Lake

After work last Wednesday, my wife and I stopped at Morgan Lake to walk the Dutchess Rail Trail.  I brought the camera with me just in case of any interesting sightings. On top of the swans swimming about in the … Continue reading

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Photos from 05/10/11 – Vassar Farm Hike (Part 1)

In the interest of catching up on everything I’ve photographed recently, I am combining my notes & observations with my photo gallery.  After the gallery, you can find my full sighting list. Last Tuesday, I had an entire day to … Continue reading

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