Saturday, March 26, 2011
Cool at the Beach 3/26/11
Some tiny sand pipers were working the waters edge.
Other things are starting to green up too. The Tulip Poplars, one of our most common trees, are just showing green tips. I tried to take a picture, but it really doesn't show very well.
We saw our first Ospreys down at the beach, today, but, again, I couldn't get a good pictures. They arrived about 2 weeks ago now (we've seen them from the car in the mornings).
Bald Eagles, who won't have to rely on their own hunting and scavenging so much, now that they have young to feed. Eagles would rather steal from Ospreys than hunt.
On the way back we found some more substantial timber for bridge building, and had a much easier time with the creek