Monthly Archives: February 2013

The Great Dive…

We have quite a few guests at the lake right now and many of them are some of our favorite ducks to watch, the Greater Scaups. These are small little ducks that are of the diving duck classification. They are … Continue reading

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Heron Mania!

Exciting news today. We have both ordered our Ducks Unlimited “Wetland Conservation” Plates! We are super excited to get them because the plate features one of our favorite water birds, the Great Blue Heron! Although we certainly do not hunt … Continue reading

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Cormorant Fever…

This year there have been a lot of Double Crested Cormorants out at the lake. If we were to estimate, we’d say there were at least several hundred out at the lake. We have seenĀ both the adults and the juveniles … Continue reading

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Sea Gull Favorites…

A common sight at the lake are the many gulls. We see them all the time, flying, swimming and mostly squaking. We’ve taken many pictures of these creatures through our bird watching outings. Today we thought we’d share a few … Continue reading

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Parakeets living the high life: sky lofts and all you can eat buffets

Recently we were out at the lake and we found a family of parakeets.There were well over 20 of them. At first we just saw a few of them fly by. But when we listened closely and we could hear … Continue reading

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