Tag Archives: Grove City

Wordless Wednesday – January 13, 2016

Cooper's Hawk - Tim Schreckengost - 24104087562_bd43b516f1_k

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Wordless Wednesday – January 6, 2016

Blue Jay - Tim Schreckengost - 24070735101_c031f29788_k

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Tundra Swans over Hunter’s Farm Park

This morning was the first time I took Rio, my Springer Spaniel, for a walk to Hunter’s Farm Park near sunrise. We generally go between 10 and noon, but since I start work with Phone Skope today, we had to get out earlier. There was definitely a difference in bird activity between sunrise and noon, for sure. Birds were just starting to wake up and begin foraging. What really piqued my interest though, was the number of birds taking “morning” flight. This isn’t a typical morning flight, but rather a morning flight to foraging locations or even migratory flights. Birds in the air this morning included Red-winged Blackbird, European Starling, Canada Goose, and much to my surprise, Tundra Swan! I’m hoping to get out early a few more times this week to get a peek at other species taking this flight. Here are a couple photos of the Tundra Swans flying over, heading southeast.

Tundra Swans over Hunter's Farm in Grove City, PA on January 4, 2015. Photo by Tim Schreckengost.

Tundra Swans over Hunter’s Farm in Grove City, PA on January 4, 2015. Photo by Tim Schreckengost.

Tundra Swans over Hunter's Farm in Grove City, PA on January 4, 2015. Photo by Tim Schreckengost.

Tundra Swans over Hunter’s Farm in Grove City, PA on January 4, 2015. Photo by Tim Schreckengost.

Wordless Wednesday – December 30, 2015

Eastern Bluebird - Grove City, PA - Tim Schreckengost - IMG_4324

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