Tag Archives: catbird

Road trip to Central Florida

A lone female painted bunting was eating at the feeder near the pond. A catbird on St. Frances’s head. Your basic mockingbird shot. There must have been a robin convention going on. They were everywhere at the park. Really cool … Continue reading

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The usual suspects

At Chesnut Park in late November.

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Common and uncommon birds at Chesnut Park

Above are some of the common birds you see in the winter here. An Eastern phoebe, a catbird, a black and white warbler and a blue-gray gnatcatcher. Another common year round bird, the pileated woodpecker. Most of the time I … Continue reading

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Flying things at the Botanical Gardens

A cat bird in the berry bushes. A young little blue heron in the lake. There is water under there. Tiny critters buzzing around. A house wren hanging on a Christmas decoration. This cute Carolina wren was giving me some … Continue reading

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Nothing but skeeters at Honeymoon Island in December

And this eastern towhee. I don’t see these very often. Catbirds are very common here. It’s common to see a kestrel high up in a tree. The eagle is on the nest. I’ve heard that the rangers have reported there … Continue reading

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Still looks like Spring here

An upside down black and white warbler. At first I thought this was a palm warbler but when I cropped it up I noticed it was more yellow so I’m not sure what this is. A yellow throated warbler peaking … Continue reading

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A squirrel and a frog

Not sure what this warbler is. Too pale to be a yellow warbler. Could be a first year of some type? No real markings on it. It was the only warbler I saw that morning at the end of September. … Continue reading

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Lots of birds but nothing new.

A “yellow” bird. I think this is a white eyed vireo even though you can’t really see the white from this angle.  Thanks to Ken for IDing this as a bay breasted warbler. Matches my Stokes guide. Possible palm warbler. … Continue reading

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Flappers and jumpers at the botanical gardens

This bluebird was singing pretty loud on a light post. I don’t know what this is. It flew onto the same post as the bluebird above. At first I thought it was a juvenile bluebird but that beak looks different. … Continue reading

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Rainbow of birds for spring migration

I think the indigo bunting was my favorite bird of the day. Last spring I could not get a decent picture of him. When I first got the woods I saw a flash of blue and didn’t see him again … Continue reading

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