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Calling Harris’s Hawk

Shortly after this the hawk tried to catch one of the finches, without success. The bit of rain we had last night has brought flocks of finches to the wash.

The lizards were out in plenty. I saw a Desert Spiny Lizard, a Sonoran Spotted Whiptail (Aspidoscelis flagellicanda), and a Zebra-tailed Lizard (Callisaurus draconoides). The whiptail is the same one I thought was a Tiger Whiptail the other day, I think.

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About Bill McCallum

I was born in Australia and came to the United States to pursue a Ph. D. in mathematics at Harvard University, met my wife, and never went back. I am a professor at the University of Arizona, working in number theory and mathematics education.


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