This morning we noticed a bald eagle land atop a spruce tree. As I viewed it through the camera lens, I watched it watching the man walking along the road across the lake.
Bald eagle scouting breakfast
Maybe the bird was thinking, “Nope, to big to carry.” Then the man’s dog come along …
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Chickadee breakfast time
A cool spring morning, time for breakfast. This chickadee is probably wondering what all the fruit is on the platform.
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Birds on a wire
A lot has happened in 2016, some good, some bad. The best investment we made this year was a
bird feeder in the spring. The spring brought many types of birds and our favorite among them is the chickadee. Continue reading 2016 comes to a close
Bluejays training camp
Today at the Bluejays training camp, we have a double header in play. 🙂
Just a few more pictures of birds at the feeder this morning. Click on the images for full size.
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Morning fuel up. Finches at the feeder.
Just a couple pictures of the start of the day.
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Grackle at a brd feeder
Just a few pictures of Common Grackle that made its way to the bird feeder.
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This bird, if its the same bird, shows up at the feeder about once every other day (or at least that is what we notice). Its a Rose-breasted Grosbeak.
This year for some reason there are plenty of new birds showing up at our door step. Not complaining, we enjoy them all. Today it seems a black body, blue head and yellow eyed bird showed up. A search says its a Common Grackle Quiscalus.
Common Grackle Quiscalus
This Purple Finch was at the feeder this morning, sharing with a bluejay and other finches. Shortly thereafter, this bird showed up in a clearing in front of the house, pecking at the logs on the ground. It’s a Northern Flicker!