Monthly Archives: May 2012

Can You Say, “Ugly Bird”?

While out-and-about the other day we happened across a “committee” of Turkey Vultures feasting on some dead fish that had been left on the bank of a pond whose water had receded. After watching them feast on the fare for … Continue reading

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And the Thunderstorms Came

When I wrote yesterday’s post I mentioned the lightning and thunder that was around us. Well, shortly after posting that statement our weather radio started an almost non-stop series of “Severe Thunderstorm Warnings” for our area and much of the … Continue reading

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A Typical Afternoon in Nebraska

As I sit at my computer and watch the lightning and listen to the thunder, I thought it appropriate to post this picture of an afternoon cloud build up. These resulted in thunderstorms and some hail, but not around us. … Continue reading

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I’m a Black Sheep – er Duck

It is baby waterfowl season at the lake. The Canada Geese and Mallards are having babies. It is great to watch the little ones as they learn. They will move away from mom to go exploring only to suddenly realize … Continue reading

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Be Prepared

I love to be outside searching for that special photo opportunity. The weather that we have had this spring reminds me of the need to stay constantly aware of changing weather conditions – especially when I’m out in the field … Continue reading

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