Early May 2016

This blog could easily be another installment of backyard bird watching. Our yard continues to delight and amuse. 

Hawk – note tail

Seven Herons – Two Flying, Five Onshore

Tom and Thomas

English Starling – they are not supposed to be able to do this L

Catbird

Rose Breasted Grosbeak

Male Ruby Throated Hummingbird

Female Ruby Throated Hummingbird

Red Bellied Woodpecker

Thomas

Mourning Dove

Goldfinch

Crow with apple core

Eating Apple Core

Blue jay

Male Orchard Oriole

Male Brown Headed Cowbird

Piggy Birds – Grackles, Red Winged Blackbird

Woodpecker

House Finch

Nuthatch

Baltimore Oriole

Cardinal

Oriole

Swans

They’re not supposed to be able to do that either L

Yellow Legs

Lactating Squirrel

Two Ground Hogs

Safe?

Other than that, nothing ever happens in Newmarket.

 

Mark and Wink

 

Meg and Mark have a picture taking contest ….. Mark’s latest attempts: http://mmoeller.net/2016blog/Giggles.htm

mjm