Monthly Archives: June 2015

Teen Trip

This week’s photo, taken June 23, 2015 outside Choteau, Montana, features an adult LONG-BILLED CURLEW, the largest shorebird in North America. Two adult Curlews were walking the fields, accompanied by two adorable short-billed babies that spent most of their time … Continue reading

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Red, Yellow and Black

This week’s photo, taken June 14, 2015 along the Carlson Canyon trail north of Cle Elum, WA, features a male WESTERN TANAGER. When bird photographers approach, Western Tanagers often play hard to get. Maybe these strikingly gorgeous tanagers keep their … Continue reading

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State Bird

This week’s photo, taken May 24, 2015 at Magnuson Park in Seattle, WA, features a nicely framed AMERICAN GOLDFINCH, the state bird of Washington state. Cards/Prints: http://joe-sweeney.fineartamerica.com

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A Mouthful

This week’s photo, taken May 30, 2015 at the Union Bay Natural Area in Seattle, WA, features a male COMMON YELLOWTHROAT, preparing to deliver an insect to the nest. The female COMMON YELLOWTHROAT builds the nest and incubates the eggs, … Continue reading

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