Category Archives: Scavengers

Scavengers are birds with the ecological function of eating dead organisms, at least most of the time.

Birding on Vacation

The binoculars I am using are Bushnell compact and the previous post described the most similar contemporary model available.

Mine are as old as these Appalachian hills through which I have been winding my way for days. I am loving the mountains as always and again.

Though the last time I went through the Great Smokies, I was not the driver, so maybe I did not notice as keenly how many turns there are in these mountain roads. I took my cousins for a drive and they declare they will not ride with me again. “cowboy” they called me! HMPH!

Meanwhile, I did make some comments about the bird guides I am using during this trip at my other site. So I will not be redundant here.

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