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Betsy Kane, Author at Washington Daily News

Columns

New birds spotted in Beaufort County

Two very exciting and beautiful birds were sighted this week, both of which would be new records for Beaufort County. A male Painted Bunting has ... Read more

by Betsy Kane, Friday, April 9, 2021 8:15 pm

Columns

Birds abound as spring arrives

The week of March 28 to April 3 was a wild one for arriving birds.  It began with a classic “fallout”.   Strong southerly winds ... Read more

by Betsy Kane, Tuesday, April 6, 2021 5:14 pm

Columns

Birds abound as Spring arrives

This past week was a wild one for arriving birds.  It began with a classic “fallout”.  Strong southerly winds blew for 48 hours straight, followed ... Read more

by Betsy Kane, Friday, April 2, 2021 11:57 am

Columns

Major birding weekend ahead

Migration alert! Normally this column runs every two weeks, but a lot is happening out there as spring arrives — so I’m rushing you this quick ... Read more

by Betsy Kane, Friday, March 26, 2021 5:27 pm

Columns

Welcoming back spring birds

Ospreys are back!  Pairs and individuals have been seen this past week in Broad Creek at Pamlico Plantation, over the Pamlico River at the Washington ... Read more

by Betsy Kane, Friday, March 5, 2021 10:48 pm

Columns

Birding Notes-keep your eye on House Sparrows

Spring nesting season is almost here and we are all looking forward to warmer weather, more daylight, and songbirds raising their young.  An important way you ... Read more

by Betsy Kane, Friday, February 19, 2021 1:27 pm