Monthly Archives: February 2014

February Sketches

A page from my No Excuses Art Journal. A few birdy portraits! The Barn Owl is the only one I haven’t seen in the wild so I’m doing some active visualization and hoping the law of attraction works in my favor and I’ll add one to the life list soon! 😉 The Ruby-throated Hummingbird showed […]

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Just another day on the lake…

With me and the Great Blue Heron in a battle of wits!

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White-winged Doves at Feeder

Are you all participating in the Great Backyard Bird Count this weekend? I did my count today, bird watching from my patio, under a blanket because it was cold down here in South Florida! I watched for 70 minutes and saw 20 species for a total of 64 individual birds. I counted 10 muscovy ducklings […]

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Everglades Birding Festival

A couple of weeks ago I attended the Everglades Birding Festival. I ended up going on the South Dade Exotics and the Upper Keys Natural Adventure field trips.  In those two days I saw 46 species and ticked off 9 new lifers! Although I don’t have pictures of everything I saw, here are my favorites: […]

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