Swallow-tailed Kite

Swallow-tailed Kite: The Video!

By Derek Stoner, Conservation Project Coordinator Magical. Breathtaking. Incredible. Amazing. Effortless. All are barely-adequate adjectives used by observers attempting to describe the flight of the Swallow-tailed Kite that traced graceful lines through the sky at Middle Run Natural Area last weekend. The flight of the kite on Saturday evening is seared in the memories of …

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Swallow-tailed Kite at Middle Run!

By Derek Stoner, Conservation Project Coordinator “You are not going to believe this!”  The call came in from an excited Angel Burns, who described a bird she had seen while hiking with her daughter at Middle Run Natural Area this afternoon.   Two-year old Shay pointed out the unusual bird, and mother and daughter enjoyed a special audience with this …

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