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August 20, 2017
The red-tailed hawk is a bird of open country. It is a “sit-and-wait” predator, set to pounce on passing prey, mostly ground lovers such as small mammals, snakes, grassland birds and even insects. Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: To ID hawks, eliminate the red-tail
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am
July 9, 2017
Upland sandpiper. Illustration by Mike Jacobs.
Always in Season: Sandpiper whistle attracts attention
July 9, 2017 - 1:20pm
May 28, 2017
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
Always in Season: The sora surprises again and again
May 28, 2017 - 3:31pm
May 21, 2017
Always in Season: Rose-breasted grosbeaks are doubly well named
May 21, 2017 - 4:41pm
May 7, 2017
Always in Season: Snipe call attention to themselves
May 7, 2017 - 3:21pm
April 16, 2017
Always in Season: The killdeer is a familiar trickster
April 16, 2017 - 3:04pm
April 2, 2017
Always in Season: Meadowlarks signal spring
April 2, 2017 - 7:45pm
March 19, 2017
Always in Season: Spring brings another cycle in bird lives
March 19, 2017 - 4:46pm
March 12, 2017
Always in Season: Early spring brings bald eagles
March 12, 2017 - 3:09pm
March 5, 2017
Always in Season: Signs of spring appear in the valley
March 5, 2017 - 6:44pm
February 26, 2017
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
February 26, 2017 - 6:15pm
April 29, 2015
A cedar waxwing sits in the trees along Lake Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Bring on the birds
April 29, 2015 - 4:23pm
May 1, 2014
Birders are shown in this May 2012 file photo during the Second Annual  South Dakota Birding Festival, held in the Pickstown-Wagner area. (Republic file photo)
Annual birding festival flies into Charles Mix County
May 1, 2014 - 6:19pm
December 27, 2013
Jeff Hansen, right, of Topeka, Kan., and Rick Hansen, of Letcher, use binoculars as they try to spot birds near a small, partially frozen creek on Friday near Loomis, as part of the National Audubon Society’s 114th annual Christmas Bird Count. (Chris Mueller/The Daily Republic)play button
Bird count returns to Mitchell
December 27, 2013 - 5:29pm
December 15, 2013
Mitchell to host its first Audubon Christmas bird count since 1967
December 15, 2013 - 10:01pm