People have asked for it and I can only be in so many places at once, so here it goes. Would you like to have some one on one time with me for digiscoping practice? I’m now offering private digiscoping workshops. If you are in the Twin Cities metro area and would like to [...]
Sometimes, I just need a cleansing look at a bird. That is what gets me through the day. I love this immature male rose-breasted grosbeak. Barely a few months old and he eats at the feeder on his way to a marathon flight into Central America. Good luck, dude.
With the federal government [...]
Yesterday I got an email from one of our local stations asking if I had time to talk about the changes the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources made to the state endangered species list. There were several animals and plants that had and adjustment but including birds. You can view the segment here.
The reporter [...]
This is a very sweet little cartoon narrated by Narrated by Stephen Fry and voiced by Alistair McGowan called The Lonely Dodo and is just under four minutes. It’s quite funny and I dare you not to say, “dodo” for the rest of the day.
To learn more, visit Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust’s Lonely [...]
Fresh back from a vacation in Europe and whoa is my dance card full! If you are looking for a copy of my book or you would like to get your copy autographed, I will be doing all sorts of signings. I was updating my appearances page and checking various websites for what I’m committed [...]
I can now add “sober ride for drunk birds” to my resume.
I usually do not answer my phone while bike riding, but I could tell by the ringtone that it was my neighbor Zoe. She doesn’t spend her social time foolishly, so I knew if she called, she had something important to say.
In case you weren’t aware…I had a new book come out in May.
I’ve had some book signings already, but not everyone has been able to make them and I’ve had emails asking how to get them signed. We have a few copies here that I can sign and send out if you [...]
Because they send me thing like this:
“In all honesty, being that this is near a Burger King entrance, aren’t the birds better off?”
Thanks, Barb Abney!
And at least the sign reads “birds” and not “seagulls.”
For those in the Twin Cities area next week, we are having a book launch for my newest book 1001 Secrets Every Birder Should Know on May 7 from 7 pm – 8:30 pm. And I’m super excited because it will be at Glam Doll Donuts!
These ladies make super tasty donuts! [...]
While in the Rio Grande Valley, my friend Marci asked if there were any birds I needed. I don’t really have any lifers to get there but I said, “I’d like some quality time with a caracara.”
She smiled slyly and said, “I think I know a way to do that.”
I’ve seen crested [...]