Our first visit to Edinburg Wetland this Winter. Plenty of White Pelican, Cormorants, Great Heron and Snow Egrets to see. We also saw a Inca Dove and a Wood Stork. Well worth the $3 to walk these well maintained nature trails.
one thing I like about going out in the Rio Grande Valley is that its usually priced reasonable. We tried a new place yesterday and were in shock of the prices. $9 for a softpretzl ( good size , but still…ITS A PRETZL ) $9 for a pint of blueberry ale ( texas brewed ) […]
we had this grand idea to do another one of the guided birdwalks in Estereo Llano Grande…unfortunately the Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival is currently and every park / greenzone is surrounded by fellow birders with equipment that I can only imagine to be able to afford. once we saw the Tourbusses we decided to […]
Nov 1st they started filling the Lake in the RV Campground we are staying for the Winter. The Water comes from the irrigation system in town and gets pumped up from the Rio Grande. Interesting to see the difference each time we go to the pool.
We went to Estero Llano Grande State Park for a Guided Birdwalk and were not disapointed. The group was small ( 5 people total ) and we saw and heard alot of different birds. It really helps having more eyes scanning the trees and bushes for movement.
The Exhibit Center at Bentsen State Park is not well marked and most people I think do not know it is even there. It’s a small building geared towards children I think , which is a great way to introduce them to nature and birding. Bentsen State Park is located at 2800 S Bentsen […]
I became an immigrant and started a long and not always easy journey to become a citizen. I met some wonderful and generous people on that journey that helped me by sharing their story of the same journey many years before me. It saddens me to see how uninformed many birthright americans are when it […]