Spent the day at home, though I did go outside a few times to look at birds. Weather: The forecast was for mostly cloudy skies, and it was accurate. In this case, mostly cloudy meant brief breaks of blue sky (and sun, if you were in the right place at the right time) between little … Read more
This afternoon I was able to observe the mystery warbler again several times, and was also able to get some better photos. In addition, I discovered there was a second warbler, this one far more yellow than the first. Though the warblers did not remain together in an exceptionally close association, they did seem to … Read more
I spent a fair amount of time watching (for) a couple of warblers that were hanging around the neighborhood. I took pictures of them and the Dark-eyed Juncos that frequent the area. In particular, I got a few photos of a junco with unusually light coloring to its feathers.
Update: I was able to get additional photos this afternoon. I have added them, plus additional comments, in a second post. Yesterday my son told me he saw an Orange-crowned Warbler (well, I think it was some other color crown, but he still has a little trouble keeping all the names he is learning straight) … Read more