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March 14th, 2015
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Arivaca Cienega Free Bird Walk

Peter Collins, who is one of the regular leaders of the weekly free bird walk at Arivaca Cienega, is apparently busy doing something else this month (for anyone who doesn’t know Pete, he’s running the hawk watch in Tubac), so I stepped in with Bob Rolfson to lead today’s walk. A stiff breeze made birding difficult, but we still managed to rustle up 37 species. Clay-colored Sparrow […]

February 20th, 2015
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Patagonia Lake Free Bird Walk

I led a very large group of over 40 people on the weekly free bird walk along the birding trail at the eastern end of Patagonia Lake State Park. It’s always a bit tricky with such a large group, and the birding was slow in general, so our total of 49 species wasn’t too bad, considering. Vermilion Flycatcher […]

December 5th, 2014
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Black-capped Gnatcatchers, Winter Wren

I led the free morning bird walk at Patagonia Lake State Park on Friday December 5th, which yielded 65 species. Black-capped Gnatcatcher © Katherine Cudney […]

November 14th, 2014
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Patagonia Lake Free Bird Walk

A few interesting sightings among 66 species on today’s Patagonia Lake State Park free bird walk, which concentrated on the birding trail at the eastern end of the lake. Snow Goose […]