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Montrose Point, April 11

These first two photos are of some sparrow or sparrow-like birds that I could not identify.  After looking around in the small Sibley Field Guide and online I still was not sure.  176 more words

Montrose Point, April 4

Conditions: 57°, windy, 3:00-4:30pm
Ring-billed Gulls (loads)
Canadian Geese
R-b Mergansers
Horned Grebe (5+)
Brown Creeper (1)
R-w Blackbirds
Northern Flicker (2) 63 more words

Early Morning at Spring Canyon

Here’s few more photographs from an early morning at Spring Canyon last week. Enjoy.

American Coots have strange feet-large, with lobed toes instead of webbing. These coots are hobnobbing with a trio of Pied-billed Grebes. 19 more words


The Usual 'Suspects"

High up in the tree, the eagle sits.

So does the turkey vulture but he was showing off.

“Let’s see who has the biggest wings.” 56 more words

Bird Photography

Wetland Habitats are Vital

by Dave Hanks

Wetlands are important natural resources! They serve purposes other than providing living spaces for ducks, but that, along with the great diversity of other wildlife types that depend on them, is an important consideration. 297 more words


Spring at Papago

Green Heron

Sharp-Shinned or Cooper’s Hawk (hard to distinguish)

Common Gallinule

Red-Eared Pond Slider

Yellow-Rumped Warbler

Great Egret

Lesser Scaup

Ring-Necked Duck

Pied-Billed Grebe

Northern Flicker… 75 more words