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Quick walk after work.

He’s looking at her like “Why are you showing off?” Getting a drink and a bath at the same time. It’s already looking like summer. Flowers are blooming. Butterflies are everywhere. I think this is a northern parula. A male … Continue reading

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Yellow birds at Fort Desoto

All above are white eyed vireos. Fairly common during migration. All of these are of a hooded warbler. The park was filled with these bright yellow birds with black hoods. They were not shy and would not freak out and … Continue reading

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We got fallout – Skywatch Friday

My first cedar waxwing of the year. There were several in the bush and this was all I got. I think this is a female orchard oriole. With berry stains on her beak, looking at me. Same as above. One … Continue reading

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A spring migration tease in late March.

My first sighting of the morning was a black and white warbler. Then a hooded warbler. Then a yellow rumpled warbler. These have been around most of the winter. A barn swallow sitting still. I’ve never seen one sitting still … Continue reading

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Little yellow birds invade Fort Desoto

Hooded warblers were everywhere. They were walking around in the grass and posing for everyone. I saw this bird last year but never got a shot so this is my first official hooded warbler shot. Prairie warblers aren’t too common. … Continue reading

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