• European Goldfinch in Socrates Sculpture Park

    5 monthes ago - By 10,000 Birds

    When I was a kid, and couldn't travel, I thought patch birding sounded dreadfully boring. Now that I can travel, I have perversely discovered the charms of really working over one spot of habitat across the seasons and the years; as such I'm on a mission to find 100 species of bird in Socrates Sculpture Park, a bit of Queens between the East River and Vernon Boulevard where artists create open-air displays. And I'm getting close! For example I added two new species just this morning.
    Species 75 for Socrates Sculpture Park is Red-winged Blackbird . Veering wildly to the other end of the...
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