Monday, October 27, 2014

Greater Scaup

 with a female green-winged teal
are these the male and the female scaup?

May 19 2014
there were many Scaups


A sandpiper at the 911-pond, playing the -broken wing- game. I tread  carefully wondering if there is a nest in the grass.
May 19 2014

tree swallows

May 19 2014
often in spring migration time i see a flock of swallows flying above the 911-pond
the one in the top picture i identify as a tree swallow.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

female Green-winged Teal

May 16 2014
Kip's puddle