This Eastern Phoebe posed after flying out from under his bridge at Blackhawk Springs Forest Preserve in Winnebago County.
We’ve hit the proverbial wall at the Callaway Nature Preserve. This past week we’ve had no new migrating birds besides the hoards of ravenous White-throated Sparrows. After the excitement of the willow tree collapse, the birding has been the opposite – boring! But we suspect some Northern Cardinals are on eggs and the White-breasted Nuthatches