Spring Comes Earlier Every Year

[caption id="attachment_10816" align="alignleft" width="637"] European Blackbird[/caption] Researchers have been tracking bird migration for many years but the biggest changes have come in the last fifty or so. According to the Science Daily, birds in Canada and Europe are moving northward a bit earlier each year. Birds that breed on the…

Insectivory

[caption id="attachment_10793" align="alignleft" width="363"] Crickets (Acheta domesticus) inside a bell pepper with a side of lubber grasshoppers (Romalea microptera) and superworms (Zophobas morio) From the New York Times. Sept. 8, 2018[/caption] A few years ago I traveled to South Vietnam. One day, walking along a backcountry road looking for birds,…