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First oriole of the season - are they always Baltimores?

Today saw the arrival of the first Baltimore oriole (Icterus galbula), a beautiful male, from the north; photo above courtesy of friend Karel Straatman. 210 more words

In My Garden

It's Time to Go

As summer draws to an end the birds of summer are starting to leave the farm.

As soon as the second clutch of babies hatched the Eastern Bluebirds disappeared from the farm. 186 more words

Bird Photography

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FALL TIPS

Keep these Feeders Up!

If you live in the northern climes, migrating birds begin to get ready about now, including a couple of our favorites, the Baltimore Oriole and Ruby-throated Hummingbird. 1,118 more words

Birding

Early last May -- Female Northern (Baltimore) Oriole at the Red Mulberry Tree

I spent about an hour watching this female Baltimore Oriole. She and her mate fed on ripe Mulberries for about 10 minutes, when, surprisingly, she began weaving a nest as he watched; I guess her instincts had taken over. 53 more words

Wild Birds