Herring

Run, herring, run! Or, rather, swim, herring, swim, to your natal stream. River herring — harbingers of spring — should be back soon, if they...

pansy drawing by Seniel Seward

By LYNNE IRONS I love Easter. Not only is church filled to capacity, but it is the real turning point between winter and spring. It doesn’t...

Northern Strike

Between now and mid-April, occasional migrating small birds arrive on the Island exceptionally early.

Tonight’s full moon is the first full moon of spring. The moon is right on the celestial equator.

Next week, I will put all of my eggs in one basket.

bird

“You got to be in it to win it” and “You can’t win if you don’t play” are lottery slogans that also ring true when it comes to birding. The nice...

By LYNNE IRONS It is an uphill climb from every direction to my hometown of Rew. It is one of the highest points in the state of...

Squibnocket Walk On Sunday, March 30 from 1 to 3 p.m., The Trustees of Reservations will sponsor a Squibnocket Point walk. The walk will...

hawk

Birds that come to bird feeders change over the seasons. Sure, that sounds obvious, but this point was driven home by recent observations at my...

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