Nature Through My Lens

Posts tagged “Jackman Wetlands

Preening

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A Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus) grooming it’s feathers. Grooming is an important part of a birds day. It’s necessary to keep warm, dry and insulated from the conditions.


All Alone in the Blue

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A Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum) perched the very top branches of a dead tree.


The Family

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Here’s another shot of the whole family of Pied-billed Grebes (Podilymbus podiceps)


Hanging Out…

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…by the pool! A small group of Canada geese (Branta canadensis) by the edge of one of the ponds at Jackman Wetlands! They were so at ease, soaking in the sun and chillin’


Pied-billed Grebes

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A Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps) with it’s young around it. She had five young with here, with the male leading the little procession.  I was very pleased to see these guys as they are a lifer for me!


On a Limb

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A Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum) keeping a sharp eye out on something nearby.


Lunch

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A Savannah Sparrow (Passerculus sandwichenis) with a Damsel fly in it’s mouth.