Tagged: bird watching


Happy New Year 2020

Welcome, 2020! As I continue my education in Horticulture, my plans are to specialize in landscape design for small to medium yards.

Florida Birds- Pelican Mosaic on ISB Bridge in Daytona Beach Florida (Photo- Backyard Birdlady/ Karen Hance) 2

Florida Birds

How many of these Florida birds do you recognize? Florida birds have always fascinated me. Maybe it’s because they are so different from what I normally see living in Western New York. Maybe it’s...

Lodge nestled inside Autumn woods. 6

Autumn Splendor | Peak Leaf Viewing in Western New York

Something beautiful is taking place in the Northeast this time of year. With cooler temperatures and shortened daylight hours, the trees are going through a change and showcasing their full Autumn splendor.  Leaves are...

Female-Pileated-Woodpecker-high-up-in-a-tree-(Photo-Karen-Hance) 5

My Search for the Pileated Woodpecker is a Huge Success

The Pileated Woodpecker is the largest Woodpecker in North America. It measures a staggering 16-19 inches (41-48cm) long, with a wingspan of 26-30 inches (66-76cm) and weighs a whopping 8-12 ounces (227-340g). Compare that...