Nesting Season

May 13, 2016  •  Leave a Comment

Northern Flicker - Yellow-shafted form.

This male was peeking out of its nest site.

The female was in a nearby tree.

 

Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus)8526Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus)8526Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus), yellow-shafted form. Western Pennsylvania. At nest site.


Baltimore Oriole - male

April 30, 2016  •  Leave a Comment

Baltimore Oriole at my backyard feeder.

 

Baltimore Oriole (Icterus galbula) -8239Baltimore Oriole (Icterus galbula) -8239Baltimore Oriole (Icterus galbula) -male. Western Pennsylvania, during spring migration. Baltimore Oriole (Icterus galbula) -8236Baltimore Oriole (Icterus galbula) -8236Baltimore Oriole (Icterus galbula) -male. Western Pennsylvania, during spring migration.


Northern Cardinal - female

April 15, 2016  •  Leave a Comment

Female Northern Cardinal was in the company of a male, showing signs of courting.


Tundra Swans

March 25, 2016  •  Leave a Comment

This pair of Tundra Swans were  seen at the Geneva Marsh in

Western Pennsylvania. During spring migration.

 

Tundra Swan (Cygnus columbianus) 7600Tundra Swan (Cygnus columbianus) 7600Tundra Swans (Cygnus columbianus) at Geneva marsh, Western Pennsylvania. USA
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Northern Cardinal

February 01, 2016  •  Leave a Comment

Northern Cardinal, scanning the ground for a tasty morsel.

 


American Tree Sparrow - eating winter grasses

January 14, 2016  •  Leave a Comment

I found this little American Tree Sparrow along the edge of a field. He was eating seeds from the uncut field.

American Tree Sparrow (Spizelloides arborea)-7221American Tree Sparrow (Spizelloides arborea)-7221American Tree Sparrow (Spizelloides arborea), eating seeds from winter grasses, Western Pennsylvania


White-throated Sparrow - (Zonotrichia albicollis) tan morph

November 29, 2015  •  Leave a Comment


Northern Mockingbird

November 27, 2015  •  Leave a Comment

Northern Mockingbird, in November, Western Pennsylvania.

Northern  Mockingbird,( Mimus polyglottos)-6826Northern Mockingbird,( Mimus polyglottos)-6826Northern Mockingbird,( Mimus polyglottos), Western Pennsylvania. foraging in November.


Eastern Towhee, eating dogwood berries.

October 23, 2015  •  Leave a Comment

Eastern Towhee (Pipilo erythrophthalmus) 5916Eastern Towhee (Pipilo erythrophthalmus) 5916Eastern Towhee,(Pipilo erythrophthalmus), fall plumage, Western Pennsylvania.


White-crowned Sparrow, in fall, first winter plumage

October 11, 2015  •  Leave a Comment

White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys) -5675White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys) -5675White-crowned Sparrow, first winter, Western Pennsylvania. Fall


Red Squirrel

September 27, 2015  •  Leave a Comment

 

 

 

Red Squirrel was gathering nuts from nearby trees and burying them in the woods. He stopped just below my foot to check me out.

 

American Red Squirrel (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus) 5526American Red Squirrel (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus) 5526Red Squirrel, (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus) -, western Pennsylvania, early fall

White-tailed fawnWhite-tailed fawnWhite-tailed fawn, digital art, Pennsylvania

 

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Birding Links of Interest

Eastern Bluebird (Sialia sialis) 8678Eastern Bluebird (Sialia sialis) 8678Eastern Bluebird (Sialia sialis) male, Western Pennsylvania. Spring American Birding Association

 


Wood Thrush (Hylocichla mustelina) 1911Wood Thrush (Hylocichla mustelina) 1911Wood Thrush (Hylocichla mustelina) male, singing for a mate in early spring. Western Pennsylvania Cornell Lab of Ornithology

 

Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) 5076Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) 5076Northern Cardinal,( Cardinalis cardinalis) male, Western Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Society for Ornithology

 

 

Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) 3795Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) 3795Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) The eagle was watching fish down below in the water and flew down and carried one off. Kinzua Reservoir is listed as an Important Bird Area in the Allegheny National Forest. Western Pennsylvania. USA

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Audubon - Important Bird Areas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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