Show notes for Episode 1

Did you know you share the birthday of the famous ornithologist Henry Henshaw?
“A young man with an eye sharp enough to distinguish a Baird’s sandpiper from its notoriously confusing kin was surely a naturalist with considerable promise.”

LINK: https://blog.nationalgeographic.org/2018/01/23/henry-henshaw-the-national-geographic-founder-who-helped-save-americas-birds/

Where were we? and why? and for how long?

Tim: New York City
Austin: Milford Lake, my wife was doing a four hour training run

Photogenic Bird of the Week
Tim: Tufted Titmouse
Austin: Yellow-rumped Warbler

Lifer of the Week
Tim: White-breasted nuthatch
Austin: Snow Goose (not a lifer, but possibly thousands in the flock)

Raptor of the Week
Tim: Heard a hawk?
Austin: Bald Eagle @dcoleallen

Links to websites
https://journalsofanaturalist.blogspot.com/2019/03/march-2-2019.html

https://www.audubon.org/

https://www.reddit.com/r/whatsthisbird/

https://ebird.org/home

eBird for your smartphone
iOS – https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ebird/id988799279?mt=8
Google Play – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=edu.cornell.birds.ebird&hl=en_UShttp://birdcast.info

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