A Killdeer displaying a “broken-wing” to distract us from his mate’s nest. We stumbled upon him and after a couple photos, took a wide detour around the nest.
A couple of shots from the annual Midwest Crane Count.
Here are a couple shots of a female Black-throated Blue Warbler I found back in September. Quite a bit different from the male! This one was taken a few years ago in May.
Cadillac Mountain is located within Acadia National Park. It is the highest point on the east coast. Habitat Restoration
Rolland F. Perry City Forest: Bangor, Maine It rained the day we were in Bangor, Maine but the birds and mosquitoes didn’t mind a bit! We didn’t really either. Abundant Yellow-bellied Sapsuckers and singing Hermit Thrushes will un-dampen any mood! Dakota and Grandpa No Great Horned Owl Sightings – but Thanks for the Warning! Everything
Considered the only fjord on the east coast in the US “Somes Sound runs north-south in the middle of Mount Desert Island. This section is at the southern end where it opens into the open ocean. At the north end is the small and picturesque village of Somesville, the first settlement on the island.” –
Dickcissels have been abundant this year. Not only that but they always seem to be posing for photos.