Thursday, October 30, 2014

Monday, October 27, 2014

Late October

"I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers."  ~  L. M. Montgomery

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Red Admiral Butterfly

Finding a Red Admiral or any butterfly in Western New York in late October is a real treat!

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

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

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Long Distance Travelers

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

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Full Blood Moon Lunar Eclipse

It was cloudy but the moon peeked out just long enough for me to get a few handheld shots.

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Great Blue Herons