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Chipping Sparrow

Savannah Sparrow

White-throated Sparrow

White-Crowned Sparrow

The past week has not been very nice around the mid-west.  We have had a lot of rain, cloudy days, and cool temperatures.   71 more words


Sandy River Delta

Our freakishly nice spring weather continued this week, so I took Nala to the Sandy River Delta to check for spring migrants. Actually, Nala could not care less about spring migrants, but found the cool waters of the Sandy River just right for ball fetching. 128 more words

OR Birding Sites

Newts at the Tualatin River NWR

The Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge is located a few miles southwest of town. It’s one of only a handful of urban wildlife refuges in the National Wildlife Refuge System. 99 more words

Portland Area Hikes

2birdfeature #1

In order to get through all the birds I photographed on Protection Island (not including my main study species), I have put together a 6-part series in which I will focus on 2 species in each post. 370 more words

Bird Watch

Draw a Bird Day December

Savannah Sparrows are Little Brown Jobs with delightful touches of yellow feathers above their eyes. My illustration has a few extra splashes of yellow… because… I just really seem to like using my yellow coloured pencil. 180 more words


December Cranes

Sandhill Cranes

There were maybe 40 or 50 Sandhills out at Scholes International Airport on Saturday morning, spread out over a wide area. I took this on Stewart Road right through the chain link fence. 202 more words

Galveston Birds