Turkey Haunt

In the spring of 2000, I embarked on a quest to record dawn choruses and other nature soundscapes, having in mind that I would produce a series of relaxing and meditative CDs (which I am finally going to pull off, over ten years later!). My trip lasted nearly two months and was fraught with horrible weather. Wherever I went there was either high … [Read more...]

Wild Turkey Hen Fight

It was 5AM. Other than the last quarter moon there was no light in the woods behind my house. As it was a Sunday morning, there was hope that nearby route 9 would be quieter than usual. A flock of 18-20 wild turkeys have been visiting the woods here in the last few weeks. They are so shy that I can't even be inside the blind that I have had set up … [Read more...]