Tag Archives: northern parula

High up in the trees.

High up in the trees, I found a red shoulder hawk and a northern parula. There were also lots of woodpeckers in the trees, a pileated and two downys. Someone had left some seed on the boardwalk. The cardinal was … Continue reading

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Summer at the lake

Lots of the usual birds at Lettuce Lake Park in late July.  The first shot is a very young parula and the 2nd is a shot of the young parula being fed by the parent.  The last shot is of … Continue reading

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Random fun at the Lowry Park Zoo

Residents at the zoo, these macaws get to fly around from the entrance to the stage area for the bird show. I caught them flying around one morning and they stopped for a break. Residents of the zoo. The stork … Continue reading

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Lettuce Lake Park

The usual suspects at the lake. There wasn’t many little birds there but I did catch the above northern parula and carolina wren. A few wood ducks floating around. Teeny tiny critters along the boardwalk. Just a few things from … Continue reading

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A typical morning in central Florida.

I still haven’t seen any news on this great blue heron nest. A while ago there was a great blue heron always sitting on the nest for weeks. Then it was abandoned.  Weeks later when I was there, I saw … Continue reading

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Residents birds and birds passing through.

Yellow-throated warblers are moving through, heading south for the winter. I think this is a northern parula.   They are common right now but this one looks a little scruffy A male cardinal eating a berry. The female cardinal is … Continue reading

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Small critters at Lettuce Lake

A carolina wren looking guilty with that mouthful of greens. He’s building a nest somewhere close by. A northern parula deep in the woods was chowing on a worm. A lot of people were looking for the prothonotary warbler that … Continue reading

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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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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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Parulafest at Chesnut Park

In early March, we had a wave of northern parulas hitting the Tampa bay area. I was at Chesnut Park which is not to far from where I live. When I first arrived, I saw two of them in a … Continue reading

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