Nature Through My Lens

Aldergrove

Bug Hunt

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A Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapilla) hunting for bugs under the bark of a branch


A Pose

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A male House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)


Old Peg

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Here’s a fine European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) in it’s winter coat of colours. Only problem is that it only has one leg! But that hasn’t seemed to slow it down at all!


Lunchtime

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A Cooper’s Hawk (Accipiter cooprii) juvenile, stopped in for lunch today, but all the lunch made a hasty retreat and it went away hungry!


Canada’s

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A flight of Canada Geese (Branta canadensis) flying into the sun


The Flock

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A growing flock of Canada Geese (Branta canadensis) that are feeding in a field near where we live.


Slate-coloured

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A Slate-coloured Junco, (Junco hyemalis) stands out from the Oregon Dark-eyed Junco, by it’s colour. But is in fact the same species.