Posts Tagged ‘wild-birds’

This fantastic pair of woodpeckers has been working my yard this past weekend. We did get a light thundershower this morning about 8-9 AM; just enough to settle the dust a bit. Temperatures were warmer this morning at 59F. There is practically no summer birds left in the area. I did hear a Tanager yesterday and a White-eyed Vireo this morning; aside from him I only hear a few of our winter birds; Pileated, Red-headed, Red Bellied, Downey, and Hairy woodpeckers and a Chickadee.

Female Pileated Woodpecker - 9/17

Male Pileated Woodpecker – 9/16


Female Pileated Woodpecker - 9/17 AM

Female Pileated Woodpecker – 9/17 AM



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Finding wild bird portraits, of birds not recently shown, is getting difficult. I can’t wait for our migratory birds, that summer here in Arkansas, to start returning in about 6 weeks. I am looking forward to spring 2013. I took these few photos yesterday in the backyard; a Carolina Chickadee, and Carolina Wren, a Purple Finch; a White Throated Sparrow, and a Purple Finch:






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