Monthly Archives: March 2016

Ping Pong Ball Owl

This week’s photo, taken March 25, 2016 on private property north of Seattle, WA, features a WESTERN SCREECH-OWL in an owl box. Actually, the owl is more than halfway out of the box, but you get the picture. Photographing the … Continue reading

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Underground Owl

This week’s photo, taken March 13, 2016 near Othello, WA, features a BURROWING OWL. On our way back to Seattle from our recent birding trip in Walla Walla County, we took a slight detour through the small town of Othello, … Continue reading

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Look Down, Not Up

This week’s photo, taken March 12, 2016 in Walla Walla County, WA, features a NORTHERN SAW-WHET OWL, a life bird for me. One of the best ways to find a roosting NORTHERN SAW-WHET OWL during the day is to look … Continue reading

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Big Catch

This week’s photo, taken February 24, 2016 from the pier in Edmonds, WA, features a DOUBLE-CRESTED CORMORANT just after it made a big catch. At first, the hungry bird struggled to swallow its catch. But when another cormorant approached with … Continue reading

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Close Encounter

This week’s photo, taken February 24, 2016 from the pier in Edmonds, WA, features a BALD EAGLE flying toward me at eye level. It eventually swooped up and flew over my head, and at no time did I fear for … Continue reading

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