• We Have Babies | The Herons Have Hatched!

      We have about 13 nests in our trees in front of our nest. That’s 26 adults living in the branches. There are at least 2 chicks per nest; I saw three in some. That is at the least, another 26 birds. We have over 50 Herons in our front yard!   We can’t wait …

  • Yellow Crowned Night Heron babies are growing up

    The Yellow Crowned Night Herons who made nests in our trees have hatched their babies. The off-spring are well on their way to leaving the nest!

  • New neighbors, new friends: The Yellow-Crowned Night Herons are here!

    Easter has come and gone. Spring had debuted shortly before and since the pecan has come into leaf,  the cold of winter is surely past. Over the week-end I took benefit of the nice spring weather to till a bit of earth and clean the debris of the harsh autumnal days that left a blanket …