Nature Through My Lens

Posts tagged “Outdoor

All My Ducks in a Row

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Here’s Eight Mallards (Anas platyrhychos), four pair, four male, four females. All were asleep with their heads down. Something made a noise and all the males popped up. Females weren’t bothered and kept sleeping! Who has their priorities right!


Song Sparrow

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A very pretty Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia)


Spotted Towhee

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A male Spotted Towhee (Pipilo maculatus)


Winter Hummer

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This bright little lady, an Anna’s Hummingbird ( Calypte anna) is a regular visitor to our sheltered feeders! Her mate is around here too! Hardy little birds in the cold!


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!