I have been posting a bird photo every night since April 1, 2020. Some in my family have not been seeing them and asked if I am still taking pictures of birds during this COVID-19 pandemic. Uh, yes. I was social distancing long before it became a serious need. The red-winged blackbird is at theContinue reading “Bonnie’s Bedtime Birdies”
Hey, folks, California needs water. That is the first priority when looking for birds. Found a few here and there in the desert.
The regular birds are in their regular places. Featured image shows the resident red-tailed hawk helping with Project FeederWatch.
Those wonderful juvenile great blue herons are migrating west to the Hudson River. I felt bad for this skinny youngster at Oglevie’s Pond that couldn’t seem to catch a fish. If only I could get it into my backyard I would stock my hot tub. Fingers crossed that at least half of the new birdContinue reading “August Adolescents”
My favorite totem, the great white egret, entertained me. The purple martins are seriously thinking about a new home. Local, ordinary birds were just doing their thing. And butterflies flitted.
One just prays at least half of them survive. Our red-tailed hawk family is just about ready to expand their territory. Look out snakes and rats! The male dropped off a very small morsel and the eyases bawled him out. This is a sign that the youngsters are ready to take flight. Both adults haveContinue reading “Babies, Babies, Babies”
There are still eagles around, but the north is calling.
Hard to tell it’s a new season. It is freezing.
Don Edwards Wildlife Refuge in Alviso is amazing!