Did you know? The journal of Lewis and Clark makes note of magpies, unafraid of humans, snatching meat from the explorers’ camp. Lewis and Clark admired the birds enough to send four magpies, one prairie dog and one prairie grouse back east to Thomas Jefferson. The prairie dog and one magpie survived.
Did you know? The journal of Lewis and Clark makes note of magpies, unafraid of humans, snatching meat from the explorers’ camp. Lewis and Clark admired the birds enough to send four magpies, one prairie dog and one prairie grouse back east to Thomas Jefferson. The prairie dog and one magpie survived. Idaho Statesman file
Did you know? The journal of Lewis and Clark makes note of magpies, unafraid of humans, snatching meat from the explorers’ camp. Lewis and Clark admired the birds enough to send four magpies, one prairie dog and one prairie grouse back east to Thomas Jefferson. The prairie dog and one magpie survived. Idaho Statesman file

150 Boise Icons: the magpie

February 13, 2013 12:00 AM