Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Flying Things - Sit Spot #1094 - January 26, 2022







This dragon flew 
into the Plan B Organic Farm warehouse today.
I was told it came from Mexico.







I think this is evidence 
of an Owl
having a snack.



Wednesday, January 26, 2022 3:30 p.m.

Sit 1094  :  Brush Pile W  :  Sunny 

-9° (-15°) SW 13-20 kph  57% humidity 


(Jet - SkyWest Airlines flight 5879),


Extras:

Coyotes howling during the night,

Ladybug in bathroom at 5:15 a.m.,


Along the 3:00 p.m. Trails -

Chickadees calling,

Deer Tracks,

Small rodent track,

Owl (?) track,

Rabbit Tracks,

Squirrel Tracks,

Mourning Dove wing whistling,

White-breasted Nuthatch calling,


Kitchen Window and Bird Feeder -

Blue Jays,

Cardinals,

Chickadees,

Mourning Doves,

Purple Finch,

Goldfinches,

Juncos,

Red-breasted Nuthatch,

White-breasted Nuthatches,

Downy Woodpecker,

Red-bellied Woodpecker,

Black Squirrel,

Grey Squirrel,

Red Squirrel.





Photo Site #8 - West Pond Site






Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Willow Close-up - Sit Spot #1093 - January 25, 2022








Photo Site #6 - Close-up of East Willow




Tuesday, January 25, 2022 10:50 a.m.

Sit 1093  :  Brush Pile W  :   Sunny 

-8° (-16°) W 24-36 kph  68% humidity 


Wind in trees,

(Jet - SkyWest Airlines flight 3226…),

Trees creaking in wind,


Extras:

Along the Trails -

Carolina Wren,

Blue Jays, 

Donkey Mourning Doves, 

Chickadees, 

Red Squirrel,

Deer tracks,

Squirrel tracks, 

Rabbit tracks, 

Coyote tracks, 

Several small rodent trails,


Kitchen Window and Bird Feeder -

Blue Jays,

Cardinals,

Chickadees,

Mourning Doves,

Goldfinches,

Juncos,

Red-breasted Nuthatch,

White-breasted Nuthatches,

Red Squirrel.





Monday, January 24, 2022

Purple Finch - Sit Spot #1092 - January 24, 2022







Purple Finch on our bird feeder




Monday, January 24, 2022 11:25 a.m.

Sit 1092  :  Brush Pile W  :  Cloudy with snow 

-10° (-14°) E 6-9 79% humidity 


(Jet - Air Canada flight 130),

(Train),


Extras:

7:45 a.m. - White-breasted Nuthatch calling,


Along the Trails -

Blue Jays,

Chickadees,

Light snow falling, 

Almost no sounds,

No fresh tracks,


Kitchen Window and Bird Feeder -

Blue Jays,

Cardinals,

Chickadees,

Purple Finch,

Goldfinches,

Juncos,

Red-breasted Nuthatch,

White-breasted Nuthatches,

Red-bellied Woodpecker,

Black Squirrels,

Grey Squirrel,

Red Squirrel.





Photo Site #5 - Front "Forest" Trail






Sunday, January 23, 2022

Cat Tracks - Sit Spot #1091 - January 23, 2022







Tracks of a feral cat on our sidewalk



Sunday, January 23, 2022 10:40 a.m.

Sit 1091  :  Brush Pile W  :  Cloudy 

-7° (-13°) N 13-20 kph  67% humidity 


Chickadees,

(Jet - Air Canada flight 1250...),

5 gunshots(?) in distance @ 10:51,


Extras:

Along the Trails -

Juncos,

Blue Jays,

Chickadees, 

White-breasted Nuthatch, 

Donkey braying,

Goldfinches calling,

Crows cawing in distance,

Squirrel Tracks in fresh snow,

Small rodent trail across path,

Coyote Tracks,

Cat Tracks on sidewalk,


Kitchen Window and Bird Feeder -

Blue Jays,

Cardinals,

Chickadees,

Mourning Doves,

Goldfinches,

Juncos,

Red-breasted Nuthatch,

White-breasted Nuthatches,

Red-bellied Woodpecker,

Carolina Wren calling,

Black Squirrels,

Red Squirrels.




Photo Site #4 - North Ridge Trail






Saturday, January 22, 2022

Snowing - Sit Spot #1090 - January 22, 2022


(Tried to upload a video - It did not work.)


Saturday, January 22, 2022 4:40 p.m.

Sit 1090  :  Brush Pile W  :  Cloudy with snow 

-6° (-13°) SW 24-36 kph 79% humidity 


(Jet - Republic Airlines flight 3423…),

(Train),


Extras:

Noon time from radio room -

Turkey Vulture 

     teetering in the wind to the east


Along the afternoon Trails -


Cold with snow coming down,

No bird calls - very, very quiet,


Kitchen Window and Bird Feeder -

Blue Jays,

Cardinals,

Chickadees,

Goldfinches,

Juncos,

Red-breasted Nuthatch,

White-breasted Nuthatches,

Downy Woodpecker,

Red-bellied Woodpecker,

Black Squirrels,

Red Squirrels.





Photo Site #3 - West Meadow Viewpoint