Photo Gallery These are my favorite photos from my birding time, in rough taxonomic order. You may have seen these photos in posts. If you click on a photo it will become larger. Enjoy! Male Hooded Merganser Trumpeter Swan Trumpeter Swan Common Loons American Wigeon on Policeman’s Creek, Spring 2018 Female Hooded Merganser Lesser Scaup Mallard Mallard Harlequin Ducks Mallard Mallard Hen Pied-billed Grebe Northern Shoveler, male Pink-footed Goose Grey Partridge Sharp-tailed Grouse Male Sharp-tailed Grouse Female Turkey Vulture Osprey Osprey Cooper’s Hawk Bald Eagle Bald Eagle Ferruginous Hawk Turkey Vulture California Condors! Wilson’s Snipe Wilson’s Snipe are a common sight at HCR marshes. Marbled Godwit Baird’s Sandpiper Pectoral Sandpiper Snowy Egret Western Sandpiper small groups of 30 – 50 sandpipers whistled along the beach, mere inches above the sand. Green Heron Wilson’s Phalarope Snowy Egret Wilson’s Phalarope Sandhill Crane Solitary Sandpiper Great Egret White-faced Ibis silought Rufous Hummingbird Ring-billed Gull Ring-billed Gull Heerman’s Gull Immature Glaucous-winged Gull Glaucous-winged Gull California Gull Brown Pelican Pink-footed Shearwater Albatross! Horned Puffins! Heerman’s Gull A Sooty Shearwater springs from the water Cassin’s Auklet A stark white Northern Fulmar rides the ocean curent American White Pelicans Forster’s Tern Caspian Tern Barred Owl Long-eared Owlets Great-horned Owl Northern Pygmy Owl – not the same individual Rock Pigeon Flammulated Owl Great-horned Owl Northern Saw-whet Owl Great Spotted Woodpecker Northern Flicker & Downy Woodpecker Acorn Woodpecker A young Nuttal’s Woodpecker Pileated Woodpecker American Three-toed Woodpecker Northern Flicker Hammond’s Flycatcher Cedar Waxwing Black Pheobe Eastern Kingbird Eastern Kingbird Gyrfalcon fly-by GYR!! Eastern Kingbird Preening Merlin Common Raven Clark’s Nutcracker Black-billed Magpie Grey Jay Blue-headed Vireo Clark’s Nutcracker California Scrub-Jay, the first lifer of the journey. Warbling Vireo Warbling Vireo Blue Jay Cliff Swallow Tree Swallow Barn Swallow Cliff Swallows Purple Martin Mountain Chickadee Boreal Chickadee Black-capped Chickadee American Robin Grey Catbird European Starlings European Starling Bohemian Waxwing Cedar Waxwing Orange-crowned Warbler Yellow Warbler Black-throated Blue Warbler Black-throated Blue Warbler Yellow-rumped Warbler Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle x Audubon’s) Wilson’s Warbler Baird’s Sparrow Lark Sparrows White-crowned Sparrow Harris’s Sparrow Song Sparrow Lincoln’s Sparrow Lincoln’s Sparrow Western Tanager Western Tanager male Female Western Tanager Red-winged Blackbird Red-winged Blackbird Red-winged Blackbird Red-winged Blackbird Immature Brewer’s Blackbird Brewer’s Blackbird Brewer’s Blackbird Common Grackle Common Grackle Pine Grosbeak Cassin’s Finch Common Redpoll
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I love your photos and your blog!
Fantastic photos! 😀
They are great birdboy 🙂