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Tue, 23 Feb 2021 11:03:36 -0600
American Goldfinch in flight at my backyard feeding station. 23 February 2021
  
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Far western Kansas summer landspout tornado with tractor in the foreground. 14 August 2020
  
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Squirrel braving the cold and snowy landscape in my backyard, 5 N Dodge City, 10 February 2021
  
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Female Northern Cardinal on an icy perch at the Umscheid Estate. 10 February 2021
  
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Sun, 14 Feb 2021 23:04:13 -0600
-Below Zero- Arctic sunset complete with a sun dog as a historic arctic airmass gripped the Great Plains. Ford County, KS. 14 February 2021
  
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Brilliant red Northern Cardinal captured moments after jumping off its snowy perch. 10 February 2021
  
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Tue, 9 Feb 2021 20:50:46 -0600
Sharp-shinned Hawk at the Umscheid Estate eyeing potential food targets in winter conditions. 9 February 2021
  
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Sat, 30 Jan 2021 16:52:44 -0600
Greater Roadrunner, the second of this species ever to visit my backyard, 5 N Dodge City, KS. 30 January 2021
  
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Fri, 29 Jan 2021 21:00:49 -0600
Celebrating 160th Kansas Day 2021, here are a couple of subjects that personify Kansas: Sunflowers and a summer storm. Richfield, KS. 23 June 2019


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Tue, 19 Jan 2021 23:34:10 -0600
Assortment of backyard birds photographed from my popup blind. 19 January 2021
I spent two hours in my Doghouse popup blind photographing birds
in/around my garden during the evening hours of 19 January and came up
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Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored)

Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon)

Pine Siskin

Dark-eyed Junco (Pink-sided)

American Goldfinch

Red-bellied Woodpecker

Northern Shrike

Harriss Sparrow

Northern Cardinal
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