Another great reason to buy a Duck Stamp: Bird Watcher Supply, Blue Ridge Bird Seed Company and Dawsonville Wild Birds Unlimited have agreed to offer a 10% discount to their customers who display the current duck stamp. Promotion continues through the end of December, 2011.
Here's an article about Sandy Komito, this is the guy who is portrayed by Owen Wilson in The Big Year Movie. Also, Mark Obmascik is now on Twitter and posted this photo for a new book cover (above), could this be a movie poster preview?For those interested, here's a blog post from when I spoke with a man who sat through an early preview several months ago.
Hurricane Irene Bird News:
Bird migrates through Hurricane Irene (must read).
New York Time article on birders birding post hurricane.
Zen Birdfeeder writes about the birds in her yard during Tropical Storm Irene.
eBird's breakdown of Hurricane Irene's birds.