The Maine
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Tag: redstart

Tuesday Tunes

photograph by Brian Willson What does an American Redstart sound like? Tsee, tsee, tsee, tsee, tsway! There’s a small bird singing just now in our woods and thickets. It’s one of our many resident wood-warbler species. It tends to be shy and secretive, and it’s song is fairly nondescript — but if you happen to […]

Stuck In My Head

photographs and text by Brian Willson I expected to sleep in. But then some hazy sunlight snuck through my blinds, and I realized the weather forecast had been hasty. So, hastily, I grabbed dog and we drove up to Beech Hill. A pretty good cloud cover, but little wind. And plenty of birds singing up […]

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