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A neighborhood watch meeting!
A Barred Owl visited us last winter.
Aplomado Falcon at the Tracy Aviary in Salt Lake CIty.
It must be good, he came back.
Checking things out.
After chasing a sparrow in the iris, this Cooper's Hawk hopped out just long enough to allow me to snap this photo from my window.
As the drought in TX deepened this summer, watering holes became more precious as the little slider proves by defending his perch from the encroaching spoonbill.
I was walking a path by a lake with a friend as the sun was setting and this Cape May Warbler popped out of the tangle of vines and cypress along the water's edge.
Great Blue Heron, fishing at sunrise on a misty pond.
Little Green Heron at river's edge.
Crow at sunset
Peacock pic taken in Glendale, Arizona
Hummingbird on red Zinnia
Egret at Horicon Marsh in Wisconsin
A Black-capped Chickadee
This pretty Blue Jay seems to be admiring my volunteer sunflowers (courtesy of my birdseed!).
I love to watch the beautiful Cardinals as they visit my garden and feeders.
House Finch takes it's first flight
I love watching the House Finches.
Looking like a watercolour I have been told. This is just how it came off the camera.
Young Pure and Innocent
Baby Robin under the pine tree
baby sparrow that the kids found
Mandarin duck, Washington Wetlands Centre Tyneside
On a Beach in California
Osprey Pair with Prey
Poppa Redbird feeding Baby Redbird, Momma advising
Momma Redbird divulging flying instructions to Baby Redbird
Juvenile Cedar Wax Wing perched on a "Cordon Blue" day lily
A Clark's Nutcracker sits close to the backdoor begging for peanuts.
A friendly bird at the Desert Museum in Tucson, Arizona
A momentary pause between feuding Northern Flickers sitting on my backyard fence allowed my camera to capture a mirror image of the birds.
Brown and yellow Mallard chicks easy to identify with a dark line through the eye. A delightful walk along the pond edge caught this family as they were herded into the undergrowth beside the water's edge.
Pelican at the Baylands, with friends, Palo Alto, California ...
Black necked swan with cygnet
Indigo Bunting in Lantana.
Blue Crowned Conures at the feeder.
Follow the bouncing ball
This Tree Swallow male is preening himself on a tree branch attached to my deck.
This Acorn Woodpecker was checking on his supply of acorns in an old tree.
babies on top of my outside speakers
Mommy bird watching over babies
Purple Gallinule in the swamp
A warbler that was rescued after its mom ran into a window
Strike a pose
Wild turkeys in Florida
Great Egret Florida
Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris) - female
A Blue Heron looks over the pond
Peacock on the fence
Image of this peacock was taken at a local area, known as 'Oak Glen' that is popular as a tourist area. This peacock was exhibiting his "mating" plumage at the time.
Hummingbirds at a feeder in my backyard.
Mama hen and her punk chicks
Canadian Goose with goslings. Pandapas Pond near Blacksburg, VA
Sea birds. Small island off VA coastline, Atlantic Ocean.
Wild Muscovey that visited my pond
In good hands
Week old White Crowned sparrows nesting in some potted heuchera at Brentwood Bay Nursery
Ready or not, here we come!
A young gull...
Hornbill tossing up a meal before gobbling it down
Hummingbird checking out the Puya venusta flowers in the spring, southern California
At Osage Beach while on a family trip.
A trumpeter swan feeding on fallen crabapples in late October.
Hidden Lake Gardens, Lenawee County, Michigan.
A flock of Canada Geese seems to be enjoying a sunny afternoon at the Toledo Botanical Garden in early October.
Canada Geese; a gander and his goose.
Rooster and chickens in the Hamptons.
This little baby robin sat waiting patiently for his mom to bring him some food. He really didnt think I could see him so I was able to get pretty close.
I'm ALL ABOUT BLUE but I'm NOT blue!
A Yellow Crested Night Heron in his full splendor
Rufous Hummingbird resting in Tucson's Tohono Chul
Band tailed pigeons take over the feeder
Right place, Right time.
Ready - set - goooooooo! The bird was just waiting for me to come one inch closer at a fresh water lake on Fraser Island.
Cooper Hawk on my pond
I can't find my mom
This mother sparrow could not cut the apron strings! I got this photo on a hot summer afternoon at the Knoxville, Tennessee zoo.
This gull was coming in for a landing on the beach at St. Simon's Island, Georgia.
Sparrows waiting for their meal in a winter morning
Sparrow on my fence.
Purple Martin House at Our Pond
A Baltimore Oriole...
a beautiful white swan enjoying the swim.
chick in box
Magestic and colourful.
San Francisco Sea Gull ...
Hummer at Gloriosa
Anna at feeder.
Evening Grosbeaks duking it out for position on the feeder.
Burrowing owl in E WA
"Come, children. Let's all stay together!" ~ Cannon Beach, Oregon Coast
Migrating Robins fighting over bath, October, 2011
Majestic and proud, even in captivity. ~ Oregon Zoo
Sandhill cranes & their nestlings.
Dusky Grouse near Clay Butte, MT.Back to the contest main page.