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Sights and Sounds Along the Trails

During spring migration some really beautiful warblers pass through the area. I had my binoculars on vireos in the tree tops when this beauty hopped onto a bush just a few feet away. He was very focused on a bug he wanted to consume and only gave me a quick ...

In, On and Around the Lake

During my walks through the trails of Lake Shabbona this past month I found myself paying more attention to the habitats in and on the lake.  As a birder I find that I walk around looking up more often than down. Because birds fly, I am naturally scanning an area ...