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trip reports

This was a decent photo, up until I tried to get all artsy and festive and black out the bird and its perch rock. Chuckar, Antelope Island State Park, Utah, 6/17/15
Oriental Pratincole (photo by Steve Brenner)

Borneo Big Day

Hank Aaron, Edmund Hillary, Billy Mitchell: record holders and champions of their respective fields. While a big day of birding isn’t exactly the same as reaching the summit of Everest…

Oriental pied Hornbill, waking up in the gutter (photo by Steve Brenner)

Birding the Kinabatangan River

The phrase ‘jungle river cruise’ is tossed around a lot these days. Every morning at the old office water cooler, somebody just keeps on talking about that excellent jungle river…

My first lifer of the trip - Tropical Mockingbird (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)
Common Murre flushing ahead of the boat. (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)