Bird’s Eye View: Hunting with Hawks
In mid-December I spotted a red-tailed hawk perched in dense branches near the creek at the entry to the Mathews Nature Trail. It was aware of my presence, but with my standing still against a tree trunk, it ignored me and … Continue reading
2019 Great Backyard Bird Count
Since 1998 the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the National Audubon Society have sponsored the Great Backyard Bird Count. The four-day event each February is an international, online citizen-science project to collect data on wild birds and display results in near real … Continue reading
Many birds breed and nest in the sanctuary of the Garden. They fill the air with graceful flight and song that can be enjoyed throughout the day.