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Yard Bird Gallery

Eastern Phoebe

Eastern Bluebirds, an Eastern Phoebe, a White-breasted Nuthatch, many Canada Geese, and a few Mourning Doves were here in the yards Wednesday afternoon when I went out with the camera to snap a few pictures.  We also had a bunch of House Finches and a lone Eastern Blue Jay but I did not get pictures of those birds.  Oh yes, we also had a flock of Common Crows that flew off before I could capture them on digital camera snap-shots.

The season is definitely changing and the weather has been cooler and wetter in recent days.  We also have had a bit of morning fog.  Pretty soon, the migratory ducks and songbirds will be arriving but now is a rather quiet time as far as wildlife watching here.  I took these pictures on October 3, 2012 , and Oct. 4, 2012, in my yard.  Please click on the thumbnail image to see the larger picture.  Enjoy!

House Finch and White-Breasted Nuthatch

Eastern Bluebird

Eastern Bluebird

Canada Geese on the Pond

Mourning Dove


Comments on: "Yard Bird Gallery" (4)

  1. TexWisGirl said:

    still jealous of your nuthatches, but i’ve been enjoying our families of bluebirds and phoebes, too. 🙂

    • Hi Theresa, Glad you also are enjoying many of the same birdies I do here. By the way, I had a little male Downy Woodpecker come to the bird feeder this morning. First time that has happened at this home. Pix tomorrow. Have a super nice day today.

  2. You are still getting a nice collection of birds. With migration, we’re at a lull right now. But this will pass and hopefully, we will see a lot of activity again.

  3. What a pleasant setting that is for the geese!

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