Monthly Archives: March 2016

The Promise of Spring

March in New York tends to be a bit lacking for excitement in the natural world. Even though winter has ended, it takes spring a while to really kick off. We still get our fair share of frosty storms during … Continue reading

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The Wonder of Woodcocks

There are plenty of strange names in the bird world. Some are familiar even to non-birders, such as boobies and sapsuckers. The list continues to include snicker-inducing titles like Dickcissel and Kakapo, to say nothing of the genuinely bizarre names … Continue reading

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