Northern Gannet

The 112th annual Christmas Bird Count has been completed nationwide. The Vineyard started participating in the count years later, so conducted its...

swan goose

Hear ye, hear ye! Do not forget that the Vineyard’s Christmas Bird Count will take place on Monday, Jan. 2, from dawn to dusk, rain or shine....

The occasion was the 25th annual St. Catherines Island Foundation Christmas Bird Count. Flip Harrington and I have participated in 10 of the 25....

three sparrows

Subspecies of birds are interesting. What is a subspecies, anyway? It is best to start with species, which is an individual that has common...

snowy owl

The time is quickly approaching for the annual Christmas Bird Count. The Vineyard’s CBC, as it is abbreviated, is slated for Jan. 2, 2012, rain or...

Two special birds were found on and around the Vineyard on Nov. 29. Anne Lemenager was walking around Farm Pond and what should appear but a sandhill...

red throated loon

I suppose that I should be writing about turkeys, but you have had your holiday meal, so I will just remind all of you that the turkeys on Martha’...

woodpecker

There are times when I receive a bird sighting from individuals that I morph into a person resembling a detective. I proceed to grill the bird-...

belted kingfisher bird

Belted kingfishers are found throughout North America; as a matter of fact they are considered one of the most widespread land birds in same. They...

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