Wild Turkey portraits at Arkalon Park near Liberal, KS. 12 October 2013
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Wild Turkey portraits at Arkalon Park near Liberal, KS. 12 October 2013
McPherson SFL Great Kiskadee
29 September 2013
I went birding this past Saturday at Arkalon Park northeast of Liberal (southwest Kansas) with my birding friend Jeff Calhoun. We came up with a pretty good number of species, but little did we know that one of the species was doing a little bit of humaning at the park campground. Some Not-So-Wild Turkeys were an enjoyable distraction for a little bit. I had too much lens on me for these guys, so I focused on portraits. Some times you just never know what you come across on the birding trail!
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Mon, 07 Oct 2013 22:05:34 -0500
Northern Cardinal and Nashville Warbler at McPherson SFL. 29 September 2013
McPherson SFL Great Kiskadee
29 September 2013
Prior to tracking down and photographing the Great Kiskadee (which was the whole purpose of the trip to McPherson Lake), I got some decent images of a Northern Cardinal and Nashville Warbler:
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1) Northern Cardinal

2) Nashville Warbler

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