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The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group.  It is a place to note of any observations you have made of the world around you.  Insects, weather, meteorites, climate, birds and/or flowers.  All are worthy additions to the bucket.  Please let us know what is going on around you in a comment.  Include, as close as is comfortable for you, where you are located. Each note is a record that we can refer to in the future as we try to understand the patterns that are quietly unwinding around us.

Castro Valley, CA; 6/10/2013


fly below the orange nest for more please
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We seemed to need a bucket today, so I decided to throw up an empty one when I noticed fresh House Finch fledges. I don't really have records for anything like "last fledge", but these seem a bit late in the year for here to me, though I cannot document that. I will have some documentation next season, though

610/2103 - new HOFI fledges in Castro Valley, CA

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So, what are you seeing going on in your natural environment? Please remember to give the approximate location when you post your sightings in the comments. Thank you.

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