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Early start to spring migration

My first ovenbird, hiding deep in the bushes. My first Louisiana Waterthrush at the fountain. An unidentified bird on the top. Any ideas?  The 2nd one is a Cape May Warbler. Eastern kingbird high up in the tree. A blurry … Continue reading

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Fort Desoto in mid-May

Lots of black bellied plovers on the beach. Tiny Wilson’s plover. Gimpy, one of the resident oystercatchers was watching me as looked for food. A pretty red breasted merganser coming up for air. I think this is a white eyed … Continue reading

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Migration can be a pain in the neck – Skywatch Friday

My first blackpoll warbler of the season. Cape May warblers were everywhere. Red-eyed vireo. A first-summer male orchard oriole with mulberry stains on his chest. I think this is a female orchard oriole. I think this is a first year … Continue reading

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Two firsts as spring migration winds down

Some type of yellow bird high up in the trees. My first black throated blue warbler. There were several of them at the park. I think this is a female cape may. A female orchard oriole. My first blackpoll warbler with … Continue reading

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My first Cape May Warbler

These are not good pictures but I wanted to show off my first Cape May warbler sighting. He was high up in the trees and it was late in the day, right before sunset. I doubt I would have found … Continue reading

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