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Farewell to March

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Sunset on the last day of March in a vineyard flooded by snow melt.

Spring Thaw

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Horned Grebe

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Black-Crowned Night-Heron

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Killdeer

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Not looking very happy with fresh snow on the ground.

Spring Snow

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Great Blue Heron weathering a spring snowfall...

as Tundra Swans migrate through the sky overhead.

American Wigeon

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Hairy Woodpecker

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Distinctly different from the smaller, more common Downy Woodpecker when you note the much longer beak.

Equinox Sunset

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On this most auspicious day of the Vernal Equinox, a Solar Eclipse and a New Moon...

The season of life and light is here.  Happy Spring!

Sandhill Crane

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An uncommon visitor migrating through the area.

Spring Migration is on!

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An American Pipit on the way to its breeding grounds on the Arctic tundra.  We see them in western New York only during the spring and fall migration seasons.

Eastern Bluebird

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Horned Lark

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Female above and male below.

Full Worm Moon

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Long-tailed Duck

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Red-breasted Merganser

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