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O is for Ovenbird

About to call it a day yesterday when I spied an Orchard Oriole and a Baltimore Oriole through the kitchen window. So grab the camera and head outdoors again, but the orioles split. 193 more words

Galveston Birds

Everyone looks a little different in the evening

It’s interesting to observe how the colors of the late day sun affect a bird’s appearance. The Red-Bellied Woodpecker above that I spied on a recent early evening walk, certainly looked like he was enjoying the last rays of sun. 249 more words



The Ovenbird, Seiurus aurocapilla, so named for the shape of the nest it builds on the forest floor and covers with leaves, is one of my favorite warblers. 90 more words


Excelent location with a stunning view free of mortgage. Located in Assis, Brazil.


First Warbler of the Fall

Not the best photo I’ve ever taken, but it’s a Warbler! I took it this morning at Plantation Preserve Golf Course. This wasn’t the only Warbler I saw either. 23 more words


Close Encounters of the Bird Kind

After working 12 hours on Sunday, I promised myself I was going to sleep in on Monday. However, my birding posse had plans to return to Garrett Mountain.  314 more words


on campus (may 7, 2014)

I’ve been waiting all year for the campus bird-walks at Rutgers-Newark to begin again, and they finally did. I woke up early, caught an early train, and arrived early. 302 more words