Friday, June 15, 2007

Bob White. Bob White. Bob White

I ran across this disheartening story this morning on the CNN Science and Space page

- Audubon: Common backyard birds becoming less common -

When I was a child in Kentucky, I remember hearing the distinctive call of the Bob White so frequently that eventually they faded into the background. It was one of those things that I just never thought about disappearing. Now, I'm not sure if there are still Bob Whites in Kentucky or not (I'll ask my sister), but according to the article, there are now none in the state of Pennsylvania.
There is however still this -

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