Your comments, suggestions and quips:

On How Birds Teach Humility:

–“NOB. Love it! Great little truths in this post.” Chara Daum

— “Appreciate your insights, Beverly.”  Ruth Harrell, 

— “Loving your Flying Lessons blog.” Susan May, San Francisco

On the Mandarin duck’s arrival in Central Park:

— “I think he gets his own Saturday morning now.” Stephen Colby, Raleigh, N.C.

— “What a beautiful bird. Its colors look painted on. Magnificent.” Christine DiMattei



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Can We Save Our Vanishing Birds?

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