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Steve’s Nature Journal

Blue-Winged Teals

Celery Fields: November 23rd, 2014

Very windy at the Celery Fields today, and we arrived after noon, so the birds were mostly hunkered down and hidden. But no shortage of Boat-Tailed Grackles in the air. … [Read More...]

Short-billed Dowitchers

Myakka River

Amazing paddle on the Myakka River today. I've never seen so many species there, and I was amazed to … [Read More...]


Myakka Birdwalk

My first day at the birdwalk this season.  I am trying to shoot videos through the spotting scope -- … [Read More...]


Black Vultures at Myakka

Few things are more reliable than Black Vultures at Myakka River State Park, and they were plentiful … [Read More...]

The Light

New Haven Lighthouse Point

We picked a good day to go to New Haven Point, with many flocks migrating through.  Most impressive … [Read More...]

Milford Point, Long Island Sound

Milford Point Audubon

This is a great spot at the mouth of the Housatonic River on Long Island Sound.  Lots of birders on … [Read More...]


Saugatuck River, West Branch

Not too long ago, this stream was moving along, but no problem setting up my tripod right in the … [Read More...]


Santa Fe Flowers

I walked up Canyon Road in Santa Fe early Saturday morning, and there were beautiful plantings … [Read More...]

Rio Chama

Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico

We went out to Ghost Ranch and did a trail ride to see some of the locations for Georgia O'Keefe's … [Read More...]


September Flowers, NYBG

It's always great to go to the New York Botanical Garden, and the bees were very much at work for … [Read More...]


Godfrey Pond, Devil’s Den, Weston

A hot walk in Devil's Den down to Godfrey Pond. Surprising how many people there were considering … [Read More...]