Eastern Birding Begins... in Central Kansas?
I hear a snippet of bird song as I awaken in pre-dawn Salina, KS, approximately 400 miles east of Colorado Springs, where this journey began yesterday morning. My just-waking-up brain, struggles to identify this bird that I know I should know. However, the context of central Kansas, means it takes a few minutes and a step outside to figure this out. Finally, aha…Carolina Wren. As the day breaks, I can barely spot the singer atop a tree across the street from our AirBnB in thi