[Tweeters] short days birding -- Seattle
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Mon Dec 23 15:08:13 PST 2019
Hello, Tweets, and welcome to longer days,
Yesterday, I accepted an invitation to bird at Discovery Park in the break between rains. Most notable, we thought, was the Orange-crowned Warbler in the brambles where the trail meets the south beach. I appreciated the river otter visit, too.
Today, I was joined at home on Capitol Hill by another bird watcher, perhaps also reviewing the many robins and starlings visiting my neighborhood. A Peregrine Falcon perched on a tall conifer across the street for about 20 minutes during (my) lunch before driving off after some unseen target. Crows found it during its sit, but after only a couple of quick dives only complained a little -- from trees a couple houses away (shades of Peter and the Wolf).
23 December, 2019,
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