Words On Birds by Steve Grinley - 2007

Steve’s article can also be read in the Newburyport News on Saturdays.

December 2007

12/29 Cardinal falls prey to Northern Shrike
12/22 Backyard bird feeders provide dramatic moments
12/15 Christmas Bird Counts are now in progress
12/08 Spring birds warm a winter day
12/01 Western Grebe highlights Plum Island excursion

November 2007

11/24 Gifts can enhance enjoyment of birds
11/17 Winter’s blast brings new birds to the area
11/10 More winter finches visiting area feeders
11/03 Winter finches invading our area

October 2007

10/27 Fall birding has its surprises
10/20 Early saw-whet owl migration delights banders
10/06 Colorful descriptions for common birds

September 2007

09/29 A breathtaking brush with a Peregrine’s hunt
09/22 Large numbers of hawks on the move
09/15 New birds arriving at backyard feeders
09/08 Plum Island search for rare flycatcher
09-01 Migrating nighthawks provide evening entertainment

August 2007

08/25 Egrets and swallows putting on show
08/18 Life birds highlight California trip
08/11 Evening ‘sit’ can entertain and reward
08/04 Another successful year for bald eagles

July 2007

07/28 Even piping plovers have a mean streak
07/21 Green heron nest highlights July 4th birding

June 2007

06/30 Little River Trail a local birder’s best-kept secret
06/23 Baby birds should be left alone
06/16 Field study offers different perspective to birding
06/09 Local birds are now breeding
06-02 Rare, southern warbler visits Plum Island

May 2007

05/26 Soggy Birdathon yields record numbers of birds
05/19 Major fallout of birds awes birders

April 2007

04/28 Early spring has its special birds
04/21 Ready your yard for spring migrants
04/14 Jaeger makes a rare appearance
04/07 Spring bird migration continues to trickle

March 2007

03/31 Milder weather is a double-edged sword
03/24 New breeding bird atlas begins
03/17 Bluebirds are scouting for homes
03/10 March is an important month to feed birds
03/03 Wild goose chases don’t have to be

February 2007

02/24 Eagles continue to put on a show
02/17 Eagles will steal the show today
02/10 Timing pays off for fellow birders
02/03 Team sets Superbowl of Birding records

January 2007

01/20 Birding competition heats up the winter
01/13 Birds left lasting impressions in 2006
01/06 Reflections on an amazing year of birds

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