A few days after Connor started spreading some bird food around the yard a couple of weeks ago, the Dark-eyed Juncos discovered it and have since been frequent visitors. Among them is an individual (shown above) with unusual pale feather coloring on its wings and tail. The pattern of coloring is quite similar to a … Read more
I took some photos of a couple of juvenile gulls to see if I could puzzle out an identification. I have not worked too hard at it so far, but I think the first one is a Herring Gull and the second a Thayer’s Gull or maybe a Glaucous-winged Gull.