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Hi All, Just a reminder that I’ve moved over to! I just made my first of a series of posts about a great trip to Texas I took recently. Go over and take a look! -Alex

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I’ve Moved!

After six years of writing at Flight of the Scrub-Jay, I have decided that it is time to move on. Head on over to for all future posts (I will continue to keep this site up for posterity/referencing purposes). -Alex

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3/14 – Florida

My family and I returned a week ago from a nice six-day trip to Florida. I was able to get a good amount of birding done on that trip, and I’m hoping to write about it here sometime soon (that … Continue reading

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1/1 – Virginia Opossum, Hoydens Hill

While birding Hoydens Hill on January first, Jim Orrico and I came across a Virginia Opossum (Didelphis virginiana), perched low in the shrubby growth. This species is the only marsupial found in the United States and Canada. When we first … Continue reading

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Looking back: 2013

In terms of my treatment status, 2013 was a rather up-and-down year, characterized by periods of stability and instability. The former periods ran roughly between January-May and November-December, broken up by a long summer and early fall of no treatment, … Continue reading

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6/8 – 6/9: New Hampshire

Just a day after returning home from a terrific excursion to Cape Cod, I was on the road again, headed up to New Hampshire for a weekend of birding with Jim Orrico. Our trip was centered in central New Hampshire, … Continue reading

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CA/AZ – Day 9 (March 23): Phoenix

With one last day of birding before our flight home late that night, it was time for my dad and I to do our best to nail down a few of our remaining target species. Our plan for the day … Continue reading

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