Tag Archives: warblers

Patches of Yellow

This week’s photo, taken February 1, 2017 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a YELLOW-RUMPED WARBLER. YELLOW-RUMPED WARBLERS can be challenging birds to identify, since the amount of yellow can vary a great deal from bird to bird. … Continue reading

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A Peaceful Pose

This week’s photo, taken September 9, 2016 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features an ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER striking a peaceful pose. Bird cards and prints for sale: http://joe-sweeney.fineartamerica.com

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The Nondescript Warbler

This week’s photo, taken August 28, 2016 at a private residence on Whidbey Island in Washington state, spotlights an ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER. Although the most distinguishing feature of the ORANGE-CROWNED WARBLER may be that it has no distinguishing features, it is still … Continue reading

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A Western Gem

This week’s photo, taken July 18, 2016 at Richmond Beach Park in Shoreline, WA, features a male BLACK-THROATED GRAY WARBLER. Alright, I admit that most of the wonderful warblers of North America frequent the eastern half of the continent, and … 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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Butter Butt

This week’s photo, taken today, December 24, 2015, from our bedroom window, features a YELLOW-RUMPED WARBLER in our backyard that’s flashing a bright yellow throat and a hint of yellow on its flanks. Yet, its namesake yellow rump patch (hence … Continue reading

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Who Am I?

This week’s photo, taken May 17, 2015 along the Umtanum Creek trail in Kittitas County, WA, features a YELLOW-BREASTED CHAT. “Who am I?” might be the question the YELLOW-BREASTED CHAT is asking itself these days. It’s classified as a warbler, … Continue reading

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