ALWAYS IN SEASON: Last week’s birds represented every season in N.D.
Published 11/22/2009, Grand Forks Herald
Nature has been sending contradictory signals. For those eager for winter, there’s the first report of a snowy owl this season. For those hoping to hang on to fall, there were enormous flocks of migrating geese and swans and lesser numbers of lingering ducks. For those nostalgic for summertime, there were goldfinches. And for those already anticipating spring, there were robins.Word count: 707