Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Early Arrivals

Lot's of Phoebes around - several weeks earlier than last year it seems.
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Thursday, March 25, 2010

Flood or no Flood

Most of the animals may be temporarily disrupted from their usual habits due to flooding, but the eagles at Black Dog Road continue their nesting activities.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Flood Update

 
For more flood photos from a quick walk about the high ground near the Fort click HERE
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Tuesday, March 23, 2010

HOMELESS

The flood waters have forced this Muskrat out of his dwelling along Black Dog road, leaving them vulnerable to predators. We spotted an eagle and a couple of hawks patrolling the area.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Squab Snack

 

A few CClub members were treated to this surprise near the birdge by the Interpretive Center. The perigrine wasn't going to move from this treat,even for a stretch limo.
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Monday, March 15, 2010

Spring Flood Prep

 
The park is in part shaped by being on the floodplain. Anybody have flood pics? Flood Stories? Where do the deer go? Where do the groundhogs go?
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Thursday, March 11, 2010

Spring migration has started....

 
This week the trumpeter swans were joined by common and hooded mergansers. There was also an eagle lurking nearby.
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Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Mission Statement thoughts

Here are some notes about our mission and web presence that I did not get around to at the last meeting. Please see the comments for details and add your comments.