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“C’mon Big D. Fly!!”

Big world out there!  One cormorant stands out among its fellow sea birds.  

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Lucky Tenants

This 2-story house, approximately 18″x12″ and nestled between 2 magnolias, gets to enjoy the warmth of the sunrise each and every day. How nice for this household!

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Beauty Preen

What a sight to behold!  I hadn’t seen much of the owls this past summer due to the Bog Garden’s lush summer foliage, but decided to have another look last month.  Once again, the female barred owl took advantage of … Continue reading

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Gettin’ Tired

The barred owls head for dreamland (1st 4 images are the female; last 2, the male).

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Back to the Barred Owls

Just another day at the Bog Garden hoping the male barred owl was onto a meal, but whatever creature made the first noise in the creek never did so after that.  Those talons were ready to grab too!

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Showing off

A couple of hours and some striking poses.  I think he knows he’s got an audience!

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Wisdom

“Wisdom is not communicable.                                                                         … Continue reading

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Barred Owl in the Bog #3

The Male. I momentarily felt a twinge of fear thinking someone may have placed a mouse, chipmunk or perhaps a flopping fish on my head.  Ruh-roh!

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A Rodent or a Fish would be nice

Not sure, but I believe this is still the female (don’t want to get that skirt wet!).  On this day, we were able to watch both of them, albeit at separate locations of course, but each would, in turn, leave … Continue reading

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Regal Beauty

Such an extraordinary, magnificent and wondrous beauty!  Still waiting to see how she’ll work those talons!

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