Faithless Bird list.


#1

On going bird list for winter bird sightings/pictures of our bird nerds. Hopefully I am not the only one. :confused: :bird:

Today thus far:
Red tailed hawk
Chickadee
Carolina Wren
Wood Dove
Goldfinch
Canada Goose


#2

We have a bunch of sandhill cranes (or blue herons, I’m never quite sure) around here. They can be pretty noisy. I heard an owl the other night too.

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Sandhills cranes in the hood.

A video posted by @dougoblue on Jul 9, 2016 at 10:29am PDT

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#3

Sandhills a really pretty bird. 30,000 flew over Chicago in a single day this week. Only see them rarely in migration here. Thanks for the video look!

Sandhills in Chi town


#4

Snow geese from last fall on one of our local bird refuges.


#5


#6

Reminds me of an M.C. Escher print.


#7

Hit the Middle Mississippi River National Wildlife Refuge. Very cold rainy afternoon, but saw some birds. Hopefully will go back next week and get some pictures.

4 American Avocets
Red headed woodpecker
3 Bald Eagles
1 Male Mallard
cubby of Bobwhite quail
Mourning doves
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Red Tailed Hawk


#8

I saw not one…but TWO yellow breasted nut suckers.

vicious little fuckers


#9

Bald eagle on the ground eating a goose
white-breasted nuthatche
pileated woodpecker
American crow
Canada goose
blue heron
Purple finch


#10

Pileated woodpeckers are awesome. I see and hear them every summer when I go up north.


#11

Couple from todays walk and run by the lake:

Tufted Titmouse
Brown Creepers
American Kestrel
red shouldered hawk
Black-capped Chickadee
White-throated Sparrows
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Cardinals
Malards
Herring Gulls
Several hundred Canada geese
2 Bald eagles.
Black vultures


#12

I saw six chickens in my coop this morning


#13

Hope the ladies are doing well.


#14

At the feeders/ suet this morning:

Brown Thrasher
Juncos
Tufted Titmouse
Chickadee
Downy Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
White-breasted Nuthatch


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#16

https://res-4.cloudinary.com/rivals/image/upload/t_large/ca5mnmn0qi9u8fz4pkq6


#17

Northern Harrier my brother saw yesterday


#18

We mainly see bald eagles and osprey out here. My kid laughs because me and her Dad freak the fuck out when we see one.


#19

This hawk was on my balcony a couple of years ago, but still lives in the area. Saw her Saturday circling the neighbourhood.


#20

bufflehead ducks