Here’s me getting busted by this lovely female Spotted Towhee (Pipilo maculatus) sitting on the fence with the SalmonBerry Bush. I haven’t seen her this season, but she showed up today and I’m happy! So will her mate I guess!
Here’s a female Anna’s Hummingbird (Calypte anna) deep in the Butterfly bush. As she sat here she would casually reach over and have a drink from the nearby blooms!!
A female Anna’s Hummingbird (Calypte anna) shinning bright in the morning sun!
A female Black-headed Grosbeak (Pheucticus melanocephalus)
An female Anna’s Hummingbird (Calypte anna) having a bath in the bubbler on our garden fountain. A near impossible shot, I had to shoot through the stairs of our deck! This is definitely a first for us!
A Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus) female. I’m glad to see this female around. She been away. Maybe now the male, her mate, will quite banging on our chimney!
Two pair of Mallards (Anas platyrhychos) Probably the most familiar duck in the world. They are litterally everywhere and do pretty well everywhere they go.