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Best Bird of the Weekend

22 days ago   |   By 10,000 Birds

The final weekend of October carries a particularly macabre yet playful resonance in most years. The horrors of this particular year seem to have stolen most of the joy of Halloween, if the meager stream of trick or treaters we saw this weekend were any evidence. But birds don't seem to care about what ails us humans. They have been moving just as they tend to do this time of year, which can-as you may know-spectacular.
My daughter and I visited Owl Woods in search of winter finches but were surprised to find owls instead; obviously, the name of this legendary birding site suggests...
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