Archive for July, 2010

G-kd B-day Party 06.05.10 Billings, Montana

July 27th, 2010 | Posted by William Crain | No Comments
Sweetest Happiest Girl everyday, Isabel is such a Joy; And a brilliant artist too. water balloon toss Threee Leggged Rayce This was a new experience and these young’ns did swell job of entertaining ...

American Kestrel

July 26th, 2010 | Posted by William Crain | No Comments
Bird Watching up the Stillwater River (the Stilly) my birding buddy and i spotted this Waaaaaaaay kewl Am Kestrel. Seems like there were two and probably both were feeding the ...

Cliff Swallows Indian Caves 06.14.10

July 3rd, 2010 | Posted by William Crain | No Comments
i’m shooting about 400 ft up a cliff wall using a tripod… and full 12x power with my Canon SX 200 … You can see one cliff swallow entering it’s nest ...

White Breasted Nuthatch Fall ’09 Silesia, MT

July 3rd, 2010 | Posted by William Crain | No Comments
Wow i was so amazed to see this bird… quite different from my homey Red Breasted Nuthatches.  It’s on one of Billie’s feeders out in Silesia, MT after a successful ...

Vesper Sparrow in the Pryor Mtns 6.21.10

July 3rd, 2010 | Posted by William Crain | No Comments
Pooecetes gramineus often seen sitting on open country areas like the western slopes of the Pryor Mtns Here’s a Happy Vesper ! cute huh? kinda looks like it has a mini crest ...

Canyon Wren on Rock 06.14.10 at the Indian Caves

July 3rd, 2010 | Posted by William Crain | No Comments
The Canyon Wren is heard more than seen. Catherpes mexicanus has a special built head spine design.  It’s very flattened head attaches to the spine at the top of the ...

discussion before and after Letters of Public Record for NCFRR

July 1st, 2010 | Posted by William Crain | No Comments
Good evening or morning depending on your zone.  Thank you Erin for your excellent Letter for the Public Record, I understand…however this is a Working Class issue. Like the ...

National Commission on Fiscal Responcibility and Reform, to, for the Public Record

July 1st, 2010 | Posted by William Crain | No Comments
To the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform: As a 65 year old citizen, father of two daughters, 2 grand kids and one in the oven, disabled Viet Nam combat ...