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Modified 23-May-12
Created 23-May-12
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On way to Trinidad in search of tanagers and warblers.Hepatic TanagerWelcome to Trinidad!Delicious free barbecue picnic, thanks to Trinidad Tourism Board. What a warm welcome!Sugarite Canyon visitor center in New Mexico. Old coal town site and gateway to Lake Dorothey in COPlumbeous Vireo at SugariteVesper SparrowWild Iris at Lake DorotheyLake Dorothey area burned last year, now coming backNesting Spotted Sandpipers, Lake DorotheyMaxwell NWR in New MexicoMaxwell Gobbler complete with wattles, caruncles, snood, beard, and spursFriday: Rancho Largo. Getting marching orders from our leader, Joe RollerCanyon Towhee with lunch for kiddiesCliff Swallows nesting not on a bridge but on a ....cliff.Joe getting us on an Eastern PhoebeEastern PhoebeAmerican Pipit strolling in horse corral. "Looks like tundra to me."Rancho Largo's Grady Grissom shares ranching insights with us.Larry Modesitt and Grady Grissom, partners at Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory