2-1-2020....Bluebirds have arrived in Austin. Saw my first one yesterday morning at Lady Bird WFC.
The eastern bluebird (Sialia sialis) is a small thrush found in open woodlands, farmlands, and orchards. It is the state bird of Missouri and New York.
1-31-2020....Seen this month in east Austin.
The common name for the red-winged blackbird is taken from the mainly black adult male's distinctive red shoulder patches, or epaulets, which are visible when the bird is flying or displaying
1-30-2020....Even adults wanted to climb trees at Lady Bird WFC. Here a staff member in red helmet is giving instruction to a climber. Once you reach the top you can rang a bell and everyone gives a big cheer. This was a popular event and at one time we had over 100 people waiting their turn in line.