August Birds

Made it to Croton train station and park at low tide.  I also filled in at the Croton Nature Center for a few days.  It was very relaxing to finally be able to concentrate on my bird photography after a break.

August Birds-10

Egret with alewife (I think)

The black back gull challenged the heron for its fish.

The black back gull challenged the heron for its fish.

The heron won.

The heron won.

Our loon is hanging around at the mouth of the Croton River.

Our loon is hanging around at the mouth of the Croton River.

I finally got a cormorant taking off.

I finally got a cormorant taking off.

Tree swallow with a meal

Eastern kingbird with a meal

Goldfinch with its meal

Goldfinch with its meal

Lonely female ruby throated hummingbird eating

Lonely female ruby throated hummingbird eating

Yellow warbler at the nature center

Yellow warbler at the nature center

Osprey fishing off the Croton Point Park beach

Osprey fishing off the Croton Point Park beach

Birds in Summer

The osprey are fledging.   The ducklings are swimming.  The black-crowned night heron parent is preening.  The gulls are watching.

I can fly!

I can fly!

Birds in July-1

I can slide!

I can preen!

I can preen!

I can watch!

I can watch!

This is how you get all your ducks in a row.

This is how you get all your ducks in a row.

Rochester falcon fledglings

Rochester falcon fledglings are very flexible.

Famous Rochester Times Square wings with adult falcon

Famous Rochester Times Square wings with adult falcon