|Lily and Harris's Hawk #95, New England Falconry, Hadley, MA|
Lily's become very interested in birds recently, but I know that birding of the walking-through-woods-and-fields variety can get tedious very quickly for a seven year-old. So I've been searching for more direct forms of interaction.
|Lily just about to release a chickadee, Pleasant Valley, Lenox, MA|
|Lily about to release a nuthatch, Pleasant Valley, Lenox, MA|
|Harris's Hawk #95, New England Falconry, Hadley, MA|
|Lily and the Harris's Hawk, New England Falconry, Hadley, MA|
|Lily took this one|
We weren't ready to go home, so as long as we were in the area we thought we might check out another local MassAudubon property, Arcadia, in Easthampton.
|Lily on the sensory trail, Arcadia, Easthampton,MA|