Memories of My Friend Jerry Goffe

Ken, a friend in Albuquerque, called me on Monday to let me know that our mutual friend Jerry Goffe passed away Sunday night. Ken and I talked at length about our favorite “Jerry” memories. I’ve known no one with a bigger love of life than Jerry. He was at his best when given the opportunity … Read more

2020-05-12: The Road to Bosque del Apache

Tuesday morning May 12th, after a few extra hours with the birds at Bitter Lake NWR outside of Roswell New Mexico, I drove a circuitous, winding route through Ruidoso. A more direct road would have been to stay on US-380 all the way to San Antonio, but at Hondo I veered left on US-70 and … Read more

Memories of Antelope Island, Utah

Arguably, one of the best Birding Destinations I’ve ever visited is Antelope Island near Salt Lake City, Utah. I’ve paid visits on two expeditions, and each time I’ve spent multiple days enjoying the many opportunities for meeting nature at this wondrous, unique site. My introduction to Antelope Island came in late spring of 2015. A … Read more