• Best Bird of the Weekend

    One year ago - By 10,000 Birds

    One of the abundant ancillary benefits of identifying as a birder must be the commitment to the highest quality optics possible... or, at least, affordable. When bird activity flags, we can focus our bins and scopes on various other flora and fauna, as well as celestial bodies under the right conditions. Did anyone get a good look at Comet NEOWISE this weekend?
    By the time I realized locals were enjoying excellent comet views, the Great Lakes were shrouded under cloudy skies. On the plus side, I wrangled some nice bird sightings along the lake, the best of which was surely a Wilson's Snipe...
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