Monday, October 20, 2014

Winter Wren



The tiny Winter Wren is very elusive to spot and even harder to photograph.  This little one gave me a few brief seconds to snap some shots of it before disappearing again in the thick brush.


Sunday, October 19, 2014

Savannah Sparrow


By early November, the Savannah Sparrows will all be gone from our area until they return in spring.


Saturday, October 18, 2014

October Winds

Gusty winds on Lake Erie created some dramatic waves today.


Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Long Distance Travelers


Pectoral Sandpiper (above) and a Lesser Yellowlegs (below) - both of these species breed in the far north or Arctic Tundra in summer and return to South America during our winter months.


Monday, October 13, 2014

Canadian Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to our Canadian friends across the border!


Ruby-crowned Kinglet


Caught just a speck of the ruby crown as it turned away in the photo below.