This morning’s walk didn’t yield any photos, though I did see 5 yellowlegs – I thought a mix of Greater and Lesser, but I didn’t see them well enough to be sure. However, I did not find yesterday evening’s Black-bellied Plover. Like yesterday, there were still quite a few waterfowl out at the river mouth … Read more
I managed to get some mediocre pictures of a very yellow Pine Siskin in the yard today. Also, it’s coming into the main shorebird migration time of year, but I came up empty on my morning walk through the park. I did see my first-of-spring Black-bellied Plover on a shorter walk this evening. It may … Read more
Laura K. sent an e-mail with some photos (that were too large to go through to the whole list) about a Bald Eagle’s out Sawmill Creek Road that appeared to have a black buoy in it. Using her photos as a guide to where it was, I was able to get a picture with my … Read more
I took this quick grab shot to document and verify the species – I couldn’t remember for sure what it was after not having seen one for nearly a year.
The new fishing pier at Swan Lake offers a nice place to sit and watch – while I was doing so today, a Trumpeter Swan swam by.