Monthly Archives: May 2016

Bird on a Stick

This week’s photo, taken May 20, 2016 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a SPOTTED TOWHEE. Which is the finer work of art in this photo, the handsome SPOTTED TOWHEE or the twisty branch it’s perched on? Perhaps, … Continue reading

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Spot On

This week’s photo, taken May 6, 2016 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a SPOTTED SANDPIPER in breeding plumage. When you observe a SPOTTED SANDPIPER in winter plumage, you may question how the heck this bird got its name, since … Continue reading

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Take Me with You!

This week’s photo, taken May 4, 2016 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a migrating WESTERN SANDPIPER in breeding plumage. Migrating shorebirds are moving through our area now. WESTERN SANDPIPERS are heading north to their breeding grounds in … Continue reading

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The Chase

This week’s photo, taken May 4, 2016 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a male ANNA’S HUMMINGBIRD. The photo above reminds me of the wild chase I witnessed yesterday at Richmond Beach Park. Hummingbirds will frequently and fearlessly … Continue reading

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