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Written and Curated by Chuq Von Rospach
6FPS is an e-mail newsletter written and curated by me, Chuq Von Rospach. It will connect you to all my new pieces across the network, and to other things I find that I think will be of interest to you. You can expect a diverse set of items about birds and birding, photography, the environment and the green spaces in and around our cities, the internet and technology, and whatever else happens to catch my attention that I want to share. There are also articles and special surprises written for and available only to subscribers.

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Free e-book: … And the Geese Exploded
I’m thrilled to announce the results of a secret project I’ve been working on the last few weeks. I’ve written a book. The title is “… And the Geese Exploded” which if you read my blog was the title of a piece I wrote about this year’s trip to Merced National Wildlife Refuge, and it was the thing that made me realize I needed to write this book.

This book is available for free — no strings attached, not even an email address. The book is a combination of a series of short essays about my birding life, how I feel so deeply for birdwatching, and some of the aspects of being a birdwatcher that mean so much to me. It also includes over 100 of my favorite photos that I’ve taken over the last decade here in the greater Bay Area, out in the central valley wildlife refuges, and here in the western coastal states in the U.S.

Interested? Head over to the download page where you can find out more about the book and how it came to be, and to grab a copy for your enjoyment. If you know of someone you think might enjoy this book, please share this with them, and pass this along through your social channels to help reach others that might want to have a copy.


Best of Chuq

Impressions of Yellowstone

Olympic National Park - Art Wolfe Lake Quinalt Retreat 2019

Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge Winter 2019

2019 Best Images of the Year

Birds of "And the Geese Exploded"

Sea Otters

The Birds of Merced National Wildlife Refuge

Landscapes of Merced National Wildlife Refuge

Yosemite National Park

Central Valley Refuges

Elephant Seals of Piedras Blancas

2018 Best Photos of the Year

2017 Best of the Year (revisited)


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