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Easy Tropical Birding

This week’s photo, taken February 23, 2011 from the Asa Wright Nature Centre on the island of Trinidad, features a male PURPLE HONEYCREEPER. If you wish to take a tropical birding trip, but you don’t know where to go, consider … Continue reading

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Calm Air

This week’s photo, taken December 12, 2017 at Richmond Beach in Shoreline, WA, features a male RED-BREASTED MERGANSER on a windless day. Bird cards, phone cases and prints: http://joe-sweeney.fineartamerica.com

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Earning Its Stripes

This week’s photo, taken November 27, 2017 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a first winter WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW. Perhaps by spring, its reddish-brown and gray head stripes will be replaced by black and white streaks, a sign of … Continue reading

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Chin Strap

This week’s photo, taken December 16, 2017 from the Edmond’s pier in Edmonds, WA, features a PACIFIC LOON proudly displaying its chin strap. It’s that time of year to remind you that my bird photos make lovely holiday cards or … Continue reading

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Blink Less

This week’s photo, taken November 17, 2017 from our bedroom window here in Seattle, WA, features a rare bird for our yard, a WHITE-THROATED SPARROW. The last and only other time we’ve spotted one in our yard was 4 years … Continue reading

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At the Bath

This week’s photo, taken October 15, 2017 from our bedroom window in Northeast Seattle, WA, features a CEDAR WAXWING at one of our backyard bird baths. It’s that time of year to remind you that my bird photos make lovely … Continue reading

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Blue Feet

This week’s photo, taken October 8, 2017 on San Cristobal Island, Galapagos, Ecuador, features a BLUE-FOOTED BOOBY and its chick, which hopes to grow up some day to also have blue feet. Bird cards, phone cases and prints: http://joe-sweeney.fineartamerica.com

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