Tag Archives: bird-watching

Catching a Wave

This week’s photo, taken October 4, 2017 on Espanola Island in the Galapagos, Ecuador, features a WAVED ALBATROSS. Nearly the entire world population of this species breeds on this one island in the Galapagos. Naturally, if you travel all the … Continue reading

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Fecal Sac

This week’s photo, taken July 28, 2017 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a fledgling SONG SPARROW (on the left) begging to be fed by its parent. Speaking of birds raising their young, I recently viewed a remarkable … Continue reading

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Parked at the Curb

This week’s photo, taken June 8, 2017 from the front yard of our house in northeast Seattle, WA, features a fledgling BLACK-CAPPED CHICKADEE waiting to be fed by a parent. Looking out our dining room window, I didn’t notice the … Continue reading

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Red Eye

This week’s photo, taken July 3, 2017 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a SPOTTED TOWHEE and one of its most colorful characteristics – its red eye. Bird cards, phone cases and prints: http://joe-sweeney.fineartamerica.com

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Western Beauty

This week’s photo, taken May 8, 2017 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features one of the most attractive warblers in the western half of North America, the TOWNSEND’S WARBLER. In case some of you in the eastern half … Continue reading

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Titanic Talons

This week’s photo, taken June 23, 2017 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features an OSPREY (left) and a BALD EAGLE (right). What would you do if a large bird of prey, an OSPREY, for example, was dive bombing … Continue reading

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Where’s Waldo?

This week’s photo, taken May 12, 2017 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a COMMON YELLOWTHROAT in a sea of yellow. Bird cards, phone cases and prints: http://joe-sweeney.fineartamerica.com

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