I found these birds on a spring morning in the reeds and cattails at Kachina Wetlands Preserve. Learn more about wetlands here: WETLANDS American Coots are a duck-like bird with a white bill, red eyes, and big lobed feet. They are not ducks though, they belong to their own distinct order of birds. They are unique… Read More IN THE REEDS
I took a turn round the pond in this winter season with little to no snow. Here are some of the numerous birds I watched on this morning.
An American Coot is is a duck-like bird with a white bill, red eyes, and big lobed feet. They are not ducks though, they belong to their own distinct order of birds. They are unique because they can dabble on the surface of water looking for food, or dive below water looking for plants. They… Read More AMERICAN COOT
The second Saturday of May is the International Migratory Bird Day. This is a day that focuses on the importance of the conservation of birds through agreements, laws, and treaties. The idea is to target the preservation, threats, and elements of a birds habitat, which is critical for survival. The Migratory Bird Treaty Act of… Read More INTERNATIONAL MIGRATORY BIRD DAY