Review: Owls a Guide to Every Species in the World

Earlier I reviewed Owls https://blueravenbirders.com/2019/12/11/review-owls-by-taylor/ by Marianne Taylor. While searching the internet for images I discovered that she had published a second book. The first book did not include every species of owl this one does. Some reviews are in error when they write that only 42 species are included in the Species Notes section. … More Review: Owls a Guide to Every Species in the World

Review: Burrowing Owls

Burrowing Owls By Melissa Hill Age Range: 4 – 8 years Grade Level: Preschool – 2 Paperback: 24 pages Publisher: Capstone Press, 2015 Language: English ISBN-10: 1491460520 ISBN-13: 978-1491460528 This was a charming book with brief factual information on one page and a lovely full color image of one or more burrowing owls on the … More Review: Burrowing Owls

Happy Holidays

It may be Yule or Christmas, Kwanzaa or Hanukkah but for whatever your reason ’tis the season that includes the shortest day of the year and I think we can all celebrate the return of the sun. – Jenny

Red Rock Canyon NV

I got up super early (5:30 a.m.) and drove out to Red Rock Canyon National Park. First I drove up Calico Basin Road to look for birds and in some ways this was the best of the day with Gambel’s quails, mourning doves, house sparrows and cottontail bunnies at the Red Spring Picnic area. There … More Red Rock Canyon NV

2020 Calendars

It’s been a struggle this year to create my calendars. I began creating them for my mother who has always been my greatest fan. When she passed in February my world changed and I found it very difficult to create something when my primary audience is no longer with me. This holiday season has really … More 2020 Calendars