Northern Flicker Feather on Snow - Image 409294

Kip’s Comments 12-19-16

  Insignificant, Yet So Significant¬† In my office I have a small plastic bag of feathers that I have picked up over the years. Most of the feathers were found in our backyard near the feeders where we presume a Cooper’s or Sharp-shinned hawk captured and fed on a bird. It is possible that cats …

Feather in Snow - Image 238910 PE8

Kip’s Comments 2-18-14

Those Were Not Illusions…Yes Indeed, Signs of Spring are Here! With today’s temperatures nearly 70-degrees warmer than last week’s, I took some time to scrape away ice and snow from the sidewalks. As I worked my way around our ponderosa, I noticed that several of the trees and shrubs in our yard have sprouted buds. …