Tag: birds and bird-watching

Feb 19

The Great Backyard Bird Count

This weekend in my part of the world we experienced some unseasonably mild temperatures and a couple of exceptionally sunny, warm and pleasant days. Daytime highs hit 60F (15.5C) with a light breeze and full sunshine it is my favorite type of weather. Not too hot and not too cold. In this region of the …

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Jan 08

Swans

The past few days have been the typical January weather with severe cold that was made much worse by strong winds. This is referred to as the Wind Chill Factor. Wind combined with cold temperatures compound the dangerous risk of frostbite and hypothermia. Fortunately, the sun has been shining although it seemed to make little …

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