The Psota Owls

Marie and I have been visiting the antique store in Jacksonville’s Riverside area of “5 points” for years, and for at least the last couple years we’ve seen this painting hanging in one of the back booths. It’s always had an allure to us for the folksy perfection – and of course the subject matter…

13 June 2015 – Duval County 12 Day Big Year (12DBY):

Key June 12DBY target species: Black-bellied Whistling-Duck, Least Bittern, Limpkin, Sandhill Crane, Common Nighthawk Final June 12DBY results: 61 ABA countable species, 8 eBird checklists, 580 individual birds observed. Best targets achieved: Black-bellied Whistling-Duck, Least Bittern, Limpkin, Sandhill Crane June is probably obviously my least favorite time of year to go birding in Jacksonville for…