Monthly Archives: November 2012

Lunch to Go

This week’s photo, taken November 25, 2012 at Green Lake in Seattle, WA, features a BALD EAGLE, seconds after it picks up its lunch, an AMERICAN COOT, from the lake surface. Midday on Sunday, Laura and I walk the 2.8 … Continue reading

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Open Wide

This week’s photo, taken June 24, 2012 at Union Bay Natural Area (Montlake Fill) in Seattle, WA, features the fledgling BARN SWALLOW with mouth wide open, as it welcomes the arrival of another snack from one of its parents. This … Continue reading

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Shriking Out

This week’s photo, taken November 10, 2012 at the end of Eide Road in Stanwood, WA, features a SHORT-EARED OWL winging its way past the viewing area. Hoping for a better look at the Northern Shrike than last week, I … Continue reading

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Ready for my Close-Up

This week’s photo, taken November 3, 2012 at Seattle’s Magnuson Park, features a FOX SPARROW that is about to utter the famous line, “All right, Mr. DeMille, I’m ready for my close-up.” On Saturday, I visit two nearby Seattle birding … Continue reading

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Big Sky Birds

This week’s photo, taken October 27, 2012 in our host’s yard east of Bozeman, Montana, features a female HAIRY WOODPECKER. This past week, we took a road trip to Montana to see Laura’s family. During our 4-day stay, some of … Continue reading

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