Horned Lark Waukesha County WI. Photographs taken on January 18, 2012
A flock of 37 American Avocets had spent the day at McKinley Beach in Milwaukee Wisconsin on May 1, 2012. Within the flock was one lone Willet that just mixed right in with the Avocets as they feed and rested for the day. Willet Binomial name: Tringa semipalmata Category: Sandpipers, … Continue reading
Lesser Yellowlegs at Horicon Marsh and Hustisford Wisconsin. Photographs taken May 12, 2012
Grey Fox Lakeshore State Park and Grey Fox kits Sawyer County WI. Photographs taken in 2010 and 2011.
Bonaparte’s Gull photographed at South Metro, Oak Creek WI. on November 8, 2010 and at North Point in Sheboygan WI. June 17, 2013.
Doing some birding on the lakefront in Milwaukee today I came across a gull just a little smaller than the rest. A hatch year Ring-billed Gull along with it some adult Ring-billed Gulls and Herring Gulls too. Some images from today at the beach. Images were taken on December 3, … Continue reading
Golden-crowned Kinglet Binomial name: Regulus satrapa Category: Kinglets Size: 4” long, 7” wing span Weight: 0.21 oz
Lapland Longspur Binomial name: Calcarius lapponicus Category: Longspurs and Snow Buntings Size: 6.25” long, 11.5” wing span Weight: 0.95 oz
Rusty Blackbird Binomial name: Euphagus carolinus Category: Blackbirds Size: 9” long, 14” wing span Weight: 2.1 oz
(FYI, An old bird sighting I added to my blog since a Cinnamon Teal has been in the birding news) On a birding run this morning I was rewarded with a Cinnamon Teal, male. It was on the southwest corner of the figure 8 ponds on the western side of … Continue reading
I discovered a roost in Pewaukee Wisconsin back in 2009. I followed it for a couple months. During that time I watch some of the nest building, adults sitting on eggs and feeding the young. I found out adults bring sticks and branches to the nest as maintenance continues on … Continue reading
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