Archive for the ‘Wild Birds’ Category

Cardinal Fledgling

Posted July 3rd, 2009 by Sureshot | No Comments

This little guy looks like he just got out of the nest. Isn’t he cute??  

Summer Tanager

Posted June 5th, 2009 by Sureshot | No Comments

This is a newcomer to our yard – a Summer Tanager. It summers in the  Southern United States and winters in South America. It’s a bee and wasp eater! YEAH! We certainly have plenty of wasps around here! It is welcome to as many as it can eat. A very pretty bird and seemed to […]

Broad Wing Hawk

Posted May 31st, 2009 by Sureshot | 1 Comment

I occasionally see hawks perching on power lines as I drive through the country and this morning I had my camera with me for once. I spotted this guy and he stuck around long enough for me to get some decent photos of him. He’s a young Broad Wing Hawk.

Phoebe Nestlings

Posted May 25th, 2009 by Sureshot | No Comments

These babies are filling up that little nest! If they get much bigger, they’ll fall out!

Turkey in the Grass

Posted May 21st, 2009 by Sureshot | No Comments

This wild turkey decided it looked very inviting to lay in the grass.