• Best Bird of the Weekend

    8 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    June can be a hit-or-miss month for birding. You may, if fortune favors you, hit good weather or birds. On the other hand, if fate turns fickle, you'll miss the good stuff entirely. In that sense, June is no different than any other month, right?
    I've continued my inconsistent effort to pick off the species I need for my Monroe County list. Rumor had it that the best place to find Clay-colored Sparrow is a particular conifer plantation on a particular farm road in the rural western portion of the county. The rumors were delightfully true, as that buzzy call from a spruce bough drew my...
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