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ALWAYS IN SEASON: Longspurs can be abundant — but also elusive

January 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Out walking the other day, I flushed a big flock of small birds easily the most individual birds I’d seen so far this winter. The birds were feeding along County Road 33, and as I approached, they lifted, wheeled and drifted away, settling in a stubble field, which was almost snow-free in what had been an open winter. Continue Reading