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August 15th, 2015
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Tucson Bird & Wildlife Festival: Mt Lemmon

Another great field trip for the Tucson Bird & Wildlife Festival, this time to Mt Lemmon. Hermit Warbler x Townsend's Warbler hybrid […]

August 14th, 2015
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Tucson Bird & Wildlife Festival: California Gulch

With Jake Mohlmann, I led a successful field trip for the Tucson Bird & Wildlife Festival to California Gulch, taking in several other sites along the way. Varied Bunting […]

August 1st, 2015
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SW Wings Festival: Carr Canyon

My third and final tour for the Southwest Wings Birding Festival in Sierra Vista this year. This one was Carr Canyon, and we had a good day, although we did miss out on a few of our target species. I also managed to go out with a flat camera battery and no spare, so no bird photos today. Carr Canyon, as seen from Carr House […]

July 31st, 2015
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SW Wings Festival: Huachuca Mountains

Another great field trip for the Southwest Wings Birding Festival in Sierra Vista. Today’s tour was ‘The Huachuca Mountains’, so we opted to visit Huachuca Canyon in the morning, which proved to be an excellent choice, and the wonderful Ash Canyon B&B in the afternoon, which is always a good choice. We tallied an impressive 82 species with several memorable moments. Northern Pygmy-Owl (Mountain Pygmy-Owl) […]