Posts Tagged ‘bird behavior’

Male Purple Martin with dragonfly

Purple Martins

Two images of Purple Martins. One image of a Male Purple Martin with a dragonfly in it’s beak in flight. Second image of a female Purple Martin in flight.

Pair of Blue-crowned parakeets

Blue-Crowned Parakeets

Two images of very colorful Blue-Crowned Parakeets. One is a pair, snuggling and one image is a blue=crowned parakeet perched on a tree.

Long-Billed Thrasher in puddle

Long-Billed Thrasher

A very close, eye level view of a Long-Billed thrasher taking a bird bath in a puddle.

Tree Swallow attempting to feed nestling

That’s One Lucky Bug!

A close image of an Adult Tree Swallow attempting to feed an insect to a nestling in a nest box. The insect can be seen flying away off to the right

Female Northern Cardinal birdbath


A Female Northern Cardinal taking a birdbath in a puddle

Bewick's Wren

Bewick’s Wren

Bewick’s Wren gathering nesting materials and Bewick’s Wren perched in a thorny tree

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Green Jay Reflection

A brightly colored Green Jay, drinking from a pool with water droplets mid air, reflection of bird is visible

Swallow-Tailed Kite in flight

Swallow-Tailed “Stealth”

A Swallow-Tailed Kite soaring by against blue sky

Crested Caracara landing with wings spread

Brace for Impact!

An adult Crested Caracara, coming in for a landing with wings spread, legs down, tail feathers flared

Great Kiskadee with red berry in beak

Great Kiskadee

A close view of a Great Kiskadee with a red berry in it’s beak

Scissor-Tailed Flycatcher landing

Scissor-Tailed Flycatcher

A Scissor-Tailed Flycatcher in flight, landing with feet down

Greater Roadrunner close-up

Greater Roadrunner

A Close up image of the face of a Greater Roadrunner in the shadows by the road

Northern Mockingbird eating red berry


Image of a Northern Mockingbird perched on a branch, eating a red berry

Green Jay perched on branch with white flowers

What a Colorful Bird!

A Green Jay perched in a white flowery branch with a bloom on it’s beak

The Osprey

The Osprey

An Osprey in flight after diving for fish and missing it’s prey

Gambel's Quail running


Image of a Male Gambel’s Quail running along ground

Juvenile Bald Eagle in flight with wings aloft

Juvenile Bald Eagle

Juvenile Bald Eagle in flight with wings aloft

Osprey in flight with fish

Osprey in flight with fish

An Osprey in flight with a fish in it’s talons. Focus is on fish

Crested Caracara in flight with wings in downstroke

Crested Caracara

A Crested Caracara in flight against a blue sky in two poses of flight, soaring and with wings in downstroke

Cattle Egret in flight with stick

Cattle Egret

A Cattle Egret in breeding colors, in flight carrying a nesting twig

Juvenile Bald Eagle soaring in flight

Juvenile Bald Eagles

Two Juvenile Bald Eagle images in flight

Bald Eagle and fish in water

Did I Really Just Miss that Fish?

An adult Bald Eagle misses his target while fishing. The fish is in the water behind the eagle.

Great Blue Heron with large fish

What am I going to do with this fish?

Great Blue Heron with a very large fish impaled on it’s beak

Male Ruby Throated Hummingbird in flight with wings forward at red flower

If you Plant it they will Come…….

Two images of Male Ruby Throated Hummingbirds in flight, feeding at Red Bee Balm, one with tongue protruded