• ¡Cuerporruín!

    12 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    The best laid plans...
    Last week, I had hoped to get permission to get onto the campus of one or Morelia's many universities, to look for a family of Wood Ducks that apparently have arrived to spend the winter in its unusual habitat of marshy forest. Unfortunately, my plan was undone by my dislike of asking strangers for favors, and of bureaucracy; while the guards at the back entrance allowed me in last year, this year that gate is closed, and the front-entrance guards turned me away. Oh well, I'll have to go through official channels... At least the delay will make time for a wintering...
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