Tag Archives: Mexico

Common Migrant

This week’s photo, taken May 17, 2017 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a WARBLING VIREO. After spending the winter in Mexico or Central America, this lovely species migrates north each spring in big numbers. Many WARBLING VIREOS … Continue reading

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Wanderless

This week’s photo, taken October 30, 2016 at Rancho La Puerta Fitness Resort & Spa in Tecate, Mexico, features a WRENTIT, a shy bird that spends more time hiding in brush than venturing out in the open. For that reason, … Continue reading

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Mexico and Cuba

This week’s photo, taken October 30, 2016 at Rancho La Puerta Fitness Resort & Spa in Tecate, Mexico, features an ACORN WOODPECKER. The dark band on the forehead identifies it as a female. Laura and I just returned from a … Continue reading

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Rancho La Puerta

This week’s photo, taken February 20, 2015 at Rancho La Puerta in Tecate, Baja California, Mexico, features a WESTERN SCRUB-JAY, a very common and popular bird species at the resort. Laura and I just returned from a glorious week at … Continue reading

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Joe’s Best Bird Photos

This week’s photo, taken in 2009 in Mexico, features a juvenile COOPER’S HAWK. Although I haven’t used this image in a previous blog posting, it’s one of my favorite shots. If you wish to view and/or purchase cards or prints … Continue reading

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Back to the Ranch

This week’s photo, taken December 12, 2013 at Rancho La Puerta in Tecate, Mexico, features a BARN OWL snoozing in a palm tree. It’s most likely Palmera, the celebrity owl that has been seen in broad daylight by many Ranch … Continue reading

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Music in Mexico City

This week’s photo, taken February 21, 2013 in a neighborhood park in Mexico City, Mexico, features two RUFOUS-BACKED ROBINS shortly after they descend to the ground near a group of homo sapiens who are engaged in an outdoor dance class. … Continue reading

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