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Hummingbird Migration

  Our hummingbirds are making they way up north from their winter stay in Mexico. Mix up a batch of nector and kick back and enjoy their antics. Nector Recipe: 1 part sugar (do NOT use honey) 4 parts water…

Purple Martins. They’re Back!

Get your purple martin houses up! Our yearly visitors are back and looking for homes. Last year we hosted around 16 pairs. Each pair had 2 to 3 offspring so…you do the math. They’re fun to watch and chirp beautifully.…

Fall 2010 Monarch Butterfly Migration

Peak migration dates for Fredericksburg: October 4-22 Check out the Wildseed Farms Monarch celebration Oct 16-17. Info at: http://www.wildseedfarms.com/monarchbutterfly.html Life Cycle of a Monarch Butterfly Monarch butterflies go through four stages during one life cycle, and through four generations in…

Have you ever seen this bird?

The endangered golden-cheeked warbler. Just wondering whether or not this little bird finds Alamo Springs Ranch hospitable in the springtime. Leave a comment if you have ever seen or heard this diminutive bird on the ranch. You can hear it’s…