Monthly Archives: August 2012

Lake Tecumseh

Last night at dusk Karen and Forest and I arrived at Lake Tecumseh after eating at Bamboo Garden Restaurant. There were many Canada Geese congregating on the lake and there were some large shorebirds flying around. There were two sizes. … Continue reading

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We had a little rain today, for the first time in weeks. Hopefully it will rain more tonight. I saw a Mississippi Kite soaring east of the house before the rain came in.

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The high today in Shawnee was 99 degrees Fahrenheit, a welcome change after four days of 108-113. I haven’t been seeing a lot of birds in our yard, but a White-breasted Nuthatch showed up in the pecan today.

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