Pictures & Poems, May 2023

Pictures & Poems, May 2023

Barn Swallow Rescue

Barn Swallow Rescue

Last year I enjoyed watching Barn Swallows nesting and hatching babies in our barn. I even got to watch a pair build a brand-new nest constructed of mud and straw.One steamy day I was outside when my mom asked me if I had seen that a Barn Swallow nest had fallen down....
Exploring Nature, October 2021

Exploring Nature, October 2021

Photo ©Kevin Shank The Shenandoah Valley and surrounding mountains will likely be ablaze in peak fall foliage color the second or third weekend.October is the peak migration time for hawks, cormorants, water birds, gulls, and seabirds at Cape May, NJ. Terns, egrets,...