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Zac Clark

Zac Clark is a lifelong Alaskan born and raised in Fairbanks. When not attempting to catch Violet-green Sparrows at rest, he works at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

Follow Zac on Instagram at @akmzc.

Birding Gear 101

Zac Clark Birding 101

Enjoying the world of birds doesn’t have to be expensive. It can be a fun hobby for the entire family without spending a dollar.

However, if you would like to invest in birding tools, here are a few that will help putting those puzzles together.

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May 15, 2013
Spring Birding Season Arrives

Spring Birding Season Arrives

Black-capped Chickadee

Late March felt like a glorious start to Spring in Alaska. I imagine the returning migrant Gulls felt the same. Called north by the returning sunlight, they were set to return to their summer breeding grounds.

Smash cut to an April blizzard. Blowing snow ruffling the feathers of the grounded Gulls clinging to their perch.

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April 17, 2013