Monthly Archives: August 2014

ABA Bird #666 – Egyptian Goose

Today August 27th, the ABA added the Egyptian Goose to its bird checklist. Wild Egyptian Geese are easily found in Miami, Florida. I found mine in the ponds in front of Baptist Hospital of Miami, last January while looking for … Continue reading

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Nova Scotia 2014 – Family, Roseate Tern and Whales

Sue and I were on the road by 6am,  Sunday, August 3 for a weeks visit to Berwick in the heart of apple country.  We’ve visited with Sue’s family many times, over the past 34 years. Sue and I drove the 1604 Km hours, to the Muzzeralls, I said a … Continue reading

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A Trip to Paradise – George Walker House

We left from Miller Canyon early and drove to Rodeo, New Mexico.  The two hour trip went by fairly quickly.  It was almost 100F, so neither of us were in a hurry to leave our air-conditioned car. Black-throated Sparrows can be seen in many … Continue reading

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Arizona New Insects 2014

I did find a few new insects this trip.  Maybe it was because of the monsoons but there seemed to be many I’d never seen before. ARIZONA SISTER BLUE FUNGUS BEETLE BUCKEYE FERNADEZ’S NETWING BEETLE FLAME SKIMMER GIANT AGAVE BUG … Continue reading

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