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Thursday, August 30, 2012

Birds of the Day, and more

Today, I was out doing assignments all day. Just some random finds for the day.

I loved these sleepy female mallards.

sleeping mallards

This field of Joe-pye weed and goldenrod was just shining in the late sun. I almost missed it, but turned around to snap some photos.

wildflower field

Finally, an extremely rare find in our climate. The nesting flamingo.


I'm too tired to be funny. Off to bed for me.

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rainfield61 said...

Oh no, you just could not squeeze out a little bit of fun....

Secondary Roads said...

You live up to the name of your blog. You do find the good stuff--even in the tough days. A lesson for all of us.

Elizabeth said...

Whenever I see goldenrod I know summer is beginning to end.
Loved your last pic!

Sharkbytes said...

rainfield- not even one little pink plastic chuckle

Chuck- I have learned that there is always SOMETHING good

Elizabeth- thanks for stopping by. The field was just glowing!

Loretta said...

well, you may have been too tired to be funny but your nesting flamingo made me chuckle out loud...and I needed a reason to chuckle this morning. thanks!