• Where I Went Birding that Third Weekend of September 2020

    19 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Faithful fans of 10,000 Bird will know that each Friday Mike invites us to comment where we plan to go birding that weekend. On Friday, September 18th of this year, I commented that I planned to go try out a new site, Las Mesas, which my biologist friend Jonathan Vargas had noticed on Google Maps.
    All we knew from that page was that there was a small reservoir just below the tiny town of Las Mesas, about ten miles east of Morelia, and the town itself is just short of the same large swath of pine-oak forest that also includes such favorite sites of mine as Laurelito, the now much-degraded...
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