As usual, Steve did a great write up – including some really “punny” groaners… As the Recap mentions I’ll be sending emails to all who pledged with links on how to fulfill your pledge, give me your T-shirt info, and have another shot at guessing the 100th species we tallied, because no one got it. We have to annually raise about 5,000 to make it all happen. Pete 04/12/17 I was pulling in some loose ends of things I needed to get done on Starr Ranch before heading off to MI early tomorrow to do my annual inspection and repair of Osprey platforms on Fletcher Pond, near Alpena/Hillman.So if you’re enjoying watching the cams and like what we are doing at Starr Ranch, I hope you’ll help me make this year’s Birdathon a big success. I’ll be posting some pics later about all this because it’s a really great project.Whether you are vlogging or casting an epic run-through the arena in Hearthstone, adding a web camera is a sure fire way to improve interaction with your audience.This blog will help you ensure you are getting the best quality and performance out of your web camera!Ring’s customizable motion sensors let you focus-in on the most important areas of your home.You’ll get instant alerts as soon as Ring detects motion, so you’ll always be the first to know when anyone steps foot on your property.
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