• Best Bird of the Weekend

    23 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    October birding can either surprise us or confirm our worst suspicions. How many of you ended this weekend feeling optimistic about your next one?
    I acted in good faith, checking the last known location of our most recent superstar vagrant fruitlessly before making the long drive to our most auspicious lakewatch site. Lousy winds led to a lousy take, but we did happen upon a raft of waterfowl sheltering from rough weather. I'll pick Gadwall out of that mix because they are so dapper. Corey, on the other hand, enjoyed gorgeous weather and a morning and an afternoon outing on Saturday...
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