Every year, San Diego Audubon does special once a month tours at the San Diego Salt Works from October-March. It is a restricted area with lots of birds one can't usually see anywhere else.
Here are some tips and information about how to help animals worldwide. I have included a few links and information about accredited charities that do real work helping animals.
The Ford Granada was my first car! Here are some of the adventures we had.
Here are some suggestions if you like jigsaw puzzles with a bird theme.
Coots are very common where I live. Here are some observations I've made about them.
Sometimes, you need a little help deciding on a gift for your favorite desert hiker. Here are some tips in choosing a gift and some suggestions.
I wrote this guide so to help people who might want to know what breed their duck is or are looking to choose a duck breed.
National Camera Day is an obscure holiday that is always celebrated on June 29th.
Shorebirds are my favorite birds, as you all know. Luckily, I live in an area where I can see a lot of them all year around. Here's the ones I see here in the San Diego area.
San Diego, being on the Pacific Flyway, gets a lot of waterfowl visitors from wigeons to ruddy ducks. Here are a few to look for in San Diego.
One of the things I do is volunteer to help the endangered California least tern. Human activity has dramatically reduced suitable nesting sites. I help with restoring some of these sites.
Last of the Curlews affected me profoundly. If you are concerned about extinction or shorebirds, this might be the book for you.
Shorebirds are my favorite birds, I became fascinated with the Eskimo curlew after reading Last of the Curlews by Fred Bodsworth. Learn more about this fascinating (and possibly extinct) bird species.
Whimbrels and curlews can often be hard to tell apart at first. But, with practice, it becomes much easier to identify them.
Willets are a special bird to me. They're very common where I live, so I can see them any time I want. Check this out to learn more about willets, and interesting shorebird.
Tommy was a special duck at Lake Murray whom everyone loved. He lived there for years, but slowly started to go blind until he eventually died. Meet Tommy here.
I love American Avocets and their chicks are so cute. Avocets are one of the few shorebirds that breed in San Diego, where I live.
I made this hub to shine a little light on duck dumping and what happens when someone abandons a domestic duck at a public lake.
Beethoven is one of my favorite composers. He changed the world of music and shaped music's future.
Lake Murray in San Diego is a place near my home that I visit often. Here is some information about the area that might be helpful if you decide to visit this area.
I love wild baby ducks! Here's a gallery of some of the baby ducks I've photographed over the years as well as videos and slideshows I've done.
Killdeer are my favorite birds! I just love writing and talking about them. I enjoy observing them as well. Here are a few things that I've learned.