Wednesday, 5 August 2015

Birds and a Jack Rabbit - 25 April 2015

More birds showed up during the week. The pond we frequent was pretty active as well.

Buffleheads

Gadwalls, Mallards, Canada Geese

Jack Rabbit in the distance

Meadow Lark

Meadow Lark

Merlin
One of two that have been resident all summer. I'm pretty certain they have a nest across the river but it is on private land. 

Merlin

Northern Harrier

Northern Harrier

Purple Finch Female

Purple Finch Female

Tree Sparrow

Yellow Bellied Sapsucker

Yellow Bellied Sapsuckers
These are the pair featured in last weeks post when they were first checking out the tree hollow.