The pond at Azamidani is a favorite birding spot and this was my 3rd visit.
In the afternoon of our arrival we got quite lucky, with a juvenile male Copper Pheasant walking in leasurely, followed by 2 females, one adult and one juv.
This blog is for family and friends, to share my feelings and photos with and for myself, to support my fading memory and improve my Japanese. I intend to do some writing in kanji, but am not getting very far without a Japanese computer. So for the moment I say "konnichi wa". Aisatsu dake - just saying hello.