White-breasted Cormorants at San Diego Zoo

White-breasted Cormorants at San Diego Zoo

Update: I have seen these before at Lowry Park Zoo – My mistake :( We see Double-crested Cormorants very frequently here in Florida. At the San Diego Zoo, we were able to see the White-breasted Cormorants. These are another one of the Lord’s neat creations which He has given them just what they need for … Continue reading

Vacation Bible School – 2015

Vacation Bible School – 2015

This year we are using Answers in Genesis’ Camp Kilimanjaro material for our Vacation Bible School. With over 200+ children signed up, we are staying busy. The theme is great and the lessons have been interesting so far. * This year, as I have for several years, many of the photos posted to our VBS … Continue reading

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Diamond Dove

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Diamond Dove

Before I get to the Diamond Dove, I have an appeal to any members who have been on the Bird of the Week list since 2003 and who have kept copies of the postings. It’s a long shot I know, but I lost the text of some of the early ones in a hard disk … Continue reading

Antelope Ground Squirrels at Houston Zoo

Antelope Ground Squirrels at Houston Zoo

These Antelope Ground Squirrels at the Houston Zoo were just adorable. Never heard of them before, let alone seen any. They were in a building that had birds in it, of course, and they caught my attention. They landscape their displays and enclosures at the Houston Zoo very well. The squirrels had plenty of room to … Continue reading

Beauty of Pollination Video

Beauty of Pollination Video

Another friend sent this video. It is worth watching. Amazing photography. The cactus flower part was very interesting considering we saw so many of them on our recent trip. From the e-mail: Take just 4 1/2 minutes of your time to WATCH this…..It is worth every moment….. Then ask yourself “How do atheists explain these … Continue reading

Sunday Inspiration – Fantails

Sunday Inspiration – Fantails

Thou shalt fan them, and the wind shall carry them away, and the whirlwind shall scatter them: and thou shalt rejoice in the LORD, and shalt glory in the Holy One of Israel. (Isaiah 41:16 KJV) This week’s Inspiration comes from the Rhipiduridae – Fantails Family. You can see by Ian Montgomery’s photo above where their name … Continue reading

A FLY WITH ANTS ON ITS WINGS – (Re-post)

A FLY WITH ANTS ON ITS WINGS – (Re-post)

A FLY WITH ANTS ON ITS WINGS “For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal power and Godhead; so that they are without excuse.” (Romans 1:20) When most people look at a photo of the Goniurellia tridens … Continue reading

DISPOSABLE DIAPERS FOR ROBINS – (Re-post)

DISPOSABLE DIAPERS FOR ROBINS – (Re-post)

“And Jesus said unto him, Foxes have holes, and birds of the air have nests; but the Son of man hath not where to lay his head.” (Luke 9:58) Parents, wouldn’t it be nice if you didn’t have to deal with dirty diapers during the early years of your child’s life? And think of the … Continue reading

Need Help With Some Identifications

Need Help With Some Identifications

Now that I am trying to put names with the photos of some of the avian creations from our vacation, I have some that I have no idea what they are. Help needed. Some I have narrowed down to one or two (or three or four) possibilities. Since we live in Florida and these were taken … Continue reading

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Galah

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Galah

Ian’s Bird of the Week – Galah ~ by Ian Montgomery Newsletter – 6/6/15 I’m back home after cutting short the camping trip in Western Queensland owing to a foot problem which made both camping and walking difficult. The foot is responding well to treatment at home in preparation for the New Caledonian trip in … Continue reading

Dubai World Record Eagle Flight

Dubai World Record Eagle Flight

You will enjoy watching this video sent to me from a friend. They took an eagle up to tallest building in the world in Dubai and released him. He has a camera strapped to him. He then comes down and lands on his handler’s outstretched arm. Amazing footage. Eagles are an amazing creation from the Lord. … Continue reading