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10b4me

climber
Jul 4, 2013 - 01:24pm PT
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Missing photo ID#309646
Reilly

Mountain climber
The Other Monrovia- CA
Jul 4, 2013 - 02:42pm PT
Little Z, my suggestion was for attracting the jaguar, not the caracara.
After the jaguar finds Slater then the caracara will. ;-)
cyndiebransford

climber
Kenai Peninsula, Alaska
Jul 4, 2013 - 05:45pm PT
4th of July birds at the Kenai River bird viewing platform...
greater yellowlegs
greater yellowlegs
Credit: cyndiebransford
bonapartes gull and hudsonian godwit
bonapartes gull and hudsonian godwit
Credit: cyndiebransford
semipalmated sandpiper
semipalmated sandpiper
Credit: cyndiebransford

also saw dowitchers, greenwinged teal, bald eagles, glaucous-winged gulls, arctic terns, pintail ducks, sandhill cranes and peeps.
McHale's Navy

Trad climber
From Panorama City, CA
Jul 4, 2013 - 09:49pm PT
Credit: McHale's Navy
Credit: McHale's Navy
Credit: McHale's Navy
Bob D'A

Trad climber
Taos, NM
Jul 5, 2013 - 09:57am PT
Great stuff/shots everyone.

Pretty little Eastern Phoebe on my hike this AM.

Credit: Bob D'A

And saw this beautiful Blue Grosbeak on mountain bike this afternoon.

Credit: Bob D'A
Bob D'A

Trad climber
Taos, NM
Jul 6, 2013 - 09:01am PT
A few beauties on this morning walk. When back with a longer lens to capture the Grosbeak. Really stunning little birds.

Credit: Bob D'A

Credit: Bob D'A
Reilly

Mountain climber
The Other Monrovia- CA
Jul 6, 2013 - 09:47am PT
Beta update:

Princeton Press has just released the Crossley Guide to Raptors - no excuses if you have this.

For us members of the Helen Keller Birding Society there is Larkwire's
Master Birder audio study app. $15 and so far it seems well worth it.
cyndiebransford

climber
Kenai Peninsula, Alaska
Jul 6, 2013 - 10:51pm PT
I just spent two and half hours loading my life birds into the i-bird journal app. I am very excited to be able to update my list on the go and make new lists too.
BrassNuts

Trad climber
Save your a_s, reach for the brass...
Jul 7, 2013 - 11:32am PT
A couple more pics of our buddy "Curly" the Indigo Bunting, a few weeks ago, just after sunset. He's an excellent crooner :-)
"Curly", singing away
"Curly", singing away
Credit: BrassNuts
"Curly" in late day repose
"Curly" in late day repose
Credit: BrassNuts
Here are a couple of shots of a lone Rose-Breasted Grosbeak who was hanging out in Gregory Canyon, below the Flatirons, a few weeks ago. This guy would not come down low at all, hence the very long shots... Cool bird and somewhat rare in these parts.
Credit: BrassNuts
Credit: BrassNuts
Crimpergirl

Sport climber
Boulder, Colorado!
Jul 7, 2013 - 03:28pm PT
Love!!!
Reilly

Mountain climber
The Other Monrovia- CA
Jul 7, 2013 - 07:32pm PT
Boy, Curly knows the camera loves him, eh? But did I notice a feather out
of place on his neck in the second shot? Mon dieu!
shady

Trad climber
hasbeen
Jul 7, 2013 - 07:59pm PT
Hu-oh! Feather out of place.......MAKE UP!
You wouldn't send George Clooney out looking like that! Where's make up damn it!
Spectacular shots!
Wearing a big smile, thanks to you all.
Ron Anderson

Trad climber
Soon to be Nipple suckling Liberal
Jul 7, 2013 - 09:52pm PT
ya did CURLY some JUSTICE MAN!
dee ee

Mountain climber
citizen of planet Earth
Jul 7, 2013 - 10:00pm PT
Rose-breasted Grosbeak! Damn.
We had one in the county a month ago in someone's backyard, I should have begged access! A couple of the big year guys did.


I've been after the Common Poor Will and Lesser Nighthawk for the last week. I finally got both (for county year list).

Tonight I was in Irvine Park at dark (again) and hitting the 4 corners playing the calls, nothing. The ranger pulled in to tell me I was in an illegal parking area, OK, I'm a birder looking for night birds. She says "there are a bunch of Barn Owls over by the gate." I say "I'm looking for Poor Wills." She says "we have one in the freezer." I say "I need a live one."

She was cool but made me move the car, nice young lady. I move the car and hike out to the north east. It's dark but I see a guy walking his two dogs, I saw him last Friday as well. I'm playing the Common Poor-will on the bird ap. He almost walks by, like he did on fri. and says "what is that bird." I say "it's a Poor-will." He says, "I just heard them around the corner." Whee Hoo! I hike another 100 yards and I can hear them off to my right....nice! I can also hear a Great-horned Owl...cool.

On Friday I had a Barn Owl and a Lesser Nighthawk fly over and heard Western Screech Owls calling.

Searching for birds is so much fun.

Oh yeah, Curley is lookin' good!
hooblie

climber
from out where the anecdotes roam
Jul 8, 2013 - 06:31am PT
Credit: hooblie
Bob D'A

Trad climber
Taos, NM
Jul 8, 2013 - 01:12pm PT
Got another great look at this handsome fella today. Really beautiful bird.

Credit: Bob D'A
cyndiebransford

climber
Kenai Peninsula, Alaska
Jul 8, 2013 - 11:07pm PT
Bob D'A, Brassnuts..love your photos. Beautiful birds.

This evening at the Kenai Flats, about 6:30PM. Ten species sighted.
kenai flats with bird pond in the foreground
kenai flats with bird pond in the foreground
Credit: cyndiebransford
Hudsonian Godwit and Red-necked Phalarope
Hudsonian Godwit and Red-necked Phalarope
Credit: cyndiebransford
arctic tern
arctic tern
Credit: cyndiebransford
Red-necked Phalarope
Red-necked Phalarope
Credit: cyndiebransford

It was a beautiful evening.
dirt claud

Social climber
san diego,ca
Jul 9, 2013 - 07:04am PT
Credit: dirt claud
shady

Trad climber
hasbeen
Jul 9, 2013 - 09:43am PT
Another cool find claud.
Bob D'A

Trad climber
Taos, NM
Jul 9, 2013 - 11:09am PT
Thanks Cyndie..love your shots too.

Not much today...kinda hot here along the Front Range.

Redtail Hawk and Lesser Goldfinch.

Credit: Bob D'A

Credit: Bob D'A
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