Feathers and Fins

Feathers and Fins

On a sunny, slightly breezy March morning, members of the Ohio Young Birders Club assembled at Castalia Pond in search of waterfowl. The group, comprised of about twenty members and their companions, quickly identified a pair of Mallards, while the distant group of ducks in the middle of the pond proved more difficult. Using a…

The Guts of Birding

The Guts of Birding

The Snowy Owl is one of nature’s most beautiful animals. The sight of one of these magnificent creatures soaring silently overhead is awe-inspiring; such is their grace and grandeur. In Ohio, however, the sight of a Snowy Owl is a rare thing indeed, for their primary food source and the temperatures they prefer exist much…