Archive for December, 2007

dinner guests

Tuesday, December 18th, 2007

Yesterday, in the wake of the snowstorm that hit the northeast, I noticed three “crows” perched close together on a tree in the front yard. On closer inspection, one of the crows turned out to be a hawk — by the size of the bird and shape of its tail (squarish), it looks to [...]

after the storm

Thursday, December 13th, 2007

Black Oystercatchers (Haematopus bachmani)
*More photos from my October trip to California and Oregon.
There are just a few of the photos which I took on the morning after a day of stormwatching near Crescent City, California back in October. My friend and I spent much of that day wandering on several beaches, studying and photographing [...]