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... or the likely if you have any stories or pictures to relate.

I was hiking yesterday and didn't really see much of interest. That's OK, though really I was hoping for some critter to introduce itself like say the one in my avatar did... but no. Anyway, I arrived home about 5 and I started in making my summer blend of couscous for dinner. I looked out the kitchen window and... yes, there! It's the yellow-crowned night heron! I ran for my binoculars and my favorite bird book, of course, in order to definitively ID the bird. The description reads in part "even the movements of a stalking yellow-crown seem agonizingly slow" - yup, that's my bird! Thanks for dropping by!

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(I am posting here as I consider this "fun stuff" but if there is a more appropriate forum you may move it without ruffling my feathers. "You" know who you are!)


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