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.”
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
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