|My best shot for the year of the Phoebe|
|Hispid Cotton Rat|
And then there are the ears. I hear something scrabbling in the reeds and think, "Warbler, Flycatcher, Sparrow?" Nope. Just a rat.
|Great Blue Heron rookery|
And the rustle above your head, "Owl, Hawk?" No! A heron rookery!!!! And there they were....4 nests! FOUR! It looked as if the parents were dropping fish into the nest and the young ones were feeding.
Most people walk by. But not me:).
Your eyes will strain and your hands will get heavy from holding the binoculars or camera...
But if you're patient, you'll see this below!!!! Look very very closely. I'm not going to tell you what to look for.....be a birder. Look closely. Patiently. And maybe you'll see it:)
|The Great Horned Owl nesting|