Monthly Archives: November 2013

Birds of a Feather

This week’s photo, taken November 27, 2013 at Meadowbrook Pond in Northeast Seattle, WA, features a male WOOD DUCK and the duck he desires most, a female MALLARD. Birds of a feather do not always flock together. For over a … Continue reading

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Owl Be Seeing You

This week’s photo, taken June 26, 2012 at Magnuson Park in NE Seattle, WA, features a LONG-EARED OWL in flight. Ok, I confess. Since moving to Seattle, I’ve got owls on the brain, so I am frequently searching for those … Continue reading

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Food

This week’s photo, taken November 9, 2013 near Alki Beach in West Seattle, WA, features a SURFBIRD. The word gets out that SURFBIRDS are hanging out on the rocks near Alki Beach, so I head over there on Saturday to … Continue reading

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Cleaning the Gutters

This week’s photo, taken November 6, 2013 from our house in northeast Seattle, WA, features a STELLER’S JAY, perhaps the same jay that minutes earlier helped me with a house chore. Wednesday afternoon, I glance out our bedroom window and … Continue reading

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Separating the Sexes

This week’s photo, taken May 20, 2013 at Magnuson Park in Seattle, WA, features a male NORTHERN FLICKER, the most common woodpecker in the Seattle area.  Although we often find woodpeckers velcroed to tree trunks, it’s not unusual to spot … Continue reading

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