Trail full of birds

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There were a few tiny birds at Honeymoon Island Park at the end of January. Tons of yellow rumped warblers and the last one is an eastern towhee.

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The parking lot was full of yellow rumped warblers. They thought the cars were something to play on.

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A very young bald eagle flew by as I headed out on the trail.

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I always see kestrels in the winter here.

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The trail was full of osprey. They were eating, preening and doing a few other things. That last one I took directly in the sun but it was too funny not to post.

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I found a headless osprey in a tree.

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Oh wait, he was just turned around.

All of the usuals at Honeymoon Island State Park.

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11 thoughts on “Trail full of birds

  1. Those are truly beautiful bird shots. Your thumbnail made me smile as i thought that bird is learning the pole dance! And then inside the post you said, there was a headless osprey, which really made me laugh. I wish i have a lens for birds like yours. But at least i can also take headless chickens at night, hehe.

  2. I love your “usual”. Beautiful portraits as always …. and for the first time ever I actually see how the Eastern Towhee is different from the Western (a bird I’m more familiar with, from our other home, in Oregon).

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