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Writing, birding soothes senior in mourning

Fred Pratt has been an avid birder for decades, possessing the uncanny ability to track, pacify and record a cornucopia of fine-feathered friends. It’s a joy he shared with his late wife, Chris, with whom he logged thousands of miles and hundreds of bird species before she passed away in 2017.

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