Nature Through My Lens

Posts tagged “Sparrow

On the Roof

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Sitting on the roof of a birdhouse is a Northwest Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia)


The King to Be

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Here’s a pretty one who by this coming summer with have a lovely White Crown. A juvenile, first winter White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys) on ice, waiting for it’s Kingdom.


At Home in the Snow

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Well, I don’t know if they are at home with it, but they don’t seem to mind it. This White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys) and several like him were busy at the feeders in our yard.


On Pose

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A pretty little first winter White-crowned Sparrow ( Zonotrichia leucophrys) The background colour comes from the sun hitting a Willow tree.


Wet

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In order to give the birds some shelter this winter, we left a pile of tree trimmings on the ground. The birds quite like it and it attracks a lot of them like this Golden-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia atricapilla) on a very rainy day!


Bright Eyes

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Here’s another denizen of our backyard, a¬†first winter White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys) perched on a branch of a Japanese Maple.


I love my bath!

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A White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys) having a good splashing time in the bath. It was having so much fun a number of others came over to watch. Then they had baths too!