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Yellow Warbler #21

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A Male Yellow Warbler.

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Pete reblogged this on Pete's Favourite Things and commented:

This American warbler certainly lives up to its name.

Bird's ID - Brown Pelican

Brown Pelican

The brown pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis) is a North American bird of the pelican family, Pelecanidae. It is one of three pelican species found in the Americas and one of only two that feed by diving in water. 142 more words

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Vermillion Flycatcher

Vermillion Flycatcher

Flycatchers are usually kind of dull and drab, but not the male Vermillion Flycatcher,  he’s very bold and flashy! This one was just coming into his colors, I’ve seen some that are so bright they can be spotted from quite a distance. 48 more words

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Soft Morning Light

A wide long shot in low light is always problematic. Few of the photographs from this set amounted to anything, shooting very slow.

Here the Egret walked into the scene and slowed down just enough to get this one. 6 more words

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THE FLYING ENDEMIC BIRDS OF NEW ZEALAND PART 4: PARROTS

Remember the flightless kakapo I wrote about in this previous post?  There are also  endemic flying cousins to the New Zealand kakapo – and true to the parrot family, they are noisy, colorful and quite entertaining. 493 more words

FEMALE RED-WINGED BLACKBIRD (TWO PHOTOGRAPHS)

Red-winged blackbirds are among the earliest migrants to return in the spring. We see the males first and often hear their song before we spot them. 26 more words

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