Monthly Archives: August 2016

Instant Gratification

This week’s photo, taken August 24, 2016 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a CASPIAN TERN, the largest tern in the world and also one of the most widespread. CASPIAN TERNS are a common sight during the summer … Continue reading

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Young Gold

This week’s photo, taken July 8, 2016 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a juvenile GOLDEN-CROWNED KINGLET. This youngster doesn’t yet sport a bright yellow-orange central crown stripe. Right now, it’s just trying to get used to its … Continue reading

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Bird Yoga

This week’s photo, taken August 10, 2016 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a BONAPARTE’S GULL slowly moving into a challenging yoga pose called Bird of Paradise. Unfortunately, right after I took this photo, my camera jammed, so … Continue reading

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Light-eyed Female

This week’s photo, taken August 3, 2016 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features an adult female BUSHTIT. Notice the light-colored eye. Males, and all young Bushtits, have dark eyes. Bird cards and prints for sale: http://joe-sweeney.fineartamerica.com

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