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Birds of Barrington with Wendy Paulson | Song Sparrow

Can there be a sweeter or more convincing herald of spring than the song sparrow? Certainly the bugling cries of

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Birds of Barrington with Wendy Paulson | Common Goldeneye

January through April are prime months for ducks in the greater Chicago area and Barrington is no exception. Their

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Birds of Barrington with Wendy Paulson | Of Music & Mourning Doves

With the approach of the Christmas season, thoughts turn to traditional holiday music. Among the most popular

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Birds of Barrington with Wendy Paulson | Tale of the Turkey Vulture

Several years ago – actually, it may have been twenty! – there was a message on our voicemail from a neighbor to

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Birds of Barrington with Wendy Paulson | Song of the Sedge Wren

There are not a lot of birds singing this time of year. Most species have nested, raised their young, and have

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Birds of Barrington with Wendy Paulson | Dickcissel Discovery

For many migrant birds that nest in the Barrington area, it’s easy to predict where and when they’ll appear for

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Birds of Barrington with Wendy Paulson | American White Pelican

Barrington hosts a fair number of large birds, ones that exceed four feet in length or six feet in wingspan. Think

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Birds of Barrington with Wendy Paulson | American Woodcock

When I first became a serious birder while living in northern Virginia, I heard friends talk about the Amercian

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Birds of Barrington with Wendy Paulson | Common Merganser

One of the pleasures of winter birding is the search for wintering waterfowl. Ducks that have bred in wetlands at

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Barrington Area Spring Bird Walks & Hikes with Wendy Paulson

The early birds have been singing again and that can only mean one thing. It's about time for the return of Wendy

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Birds of Barrington with Wendy Paulson | American Tree Sparrow

Recent spells of arctic weather have left many of our natural areas seemingly bereft of birdlife. Except for a crow

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Birds of Barrington with Wendy Paulson | Golden-crowned Kinglet

Twice during the first week in October I received messages and photos from friends about little birds they had

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Birds of Barrington with Wendy Paulson: Bold & Blue

On a recent bird walk at Beverly Lake in Spring Creek Forest Preserve, our group stood for several minutes in the

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