Thursday, March 24, 2011

First Day of Spring...

Look closely and you'll see an American Tree Sparrow.

A friend told me recently as I was complaining about some moron politician, "Shut up and bird!"
So here ya and the Doodles went birding on the first day of spring. Magee Marsh and Ottawa of course.

Have a nice day...

Bald Eagle sitting on a nest.

Bald Eagle flying.

Juvenile Bald Eagle chasing Mallards.

American Woodcock resting.

Bufflehead looking the other way.

Double-crested Cormorant...doubled.

Downy Woodpecker pecking wood.
(How long did you think I could go before turning back into a smart Alec?)

Great Blue Heron saying "Here fishy, fishy, fishy!"

Hooded Mergansers. So trendy. I wish I had a hoodie.

Pied-billed Grebe. I will have pie this weekend.

A Trumpeter Swan that doesn't find this amusing and is going to land on me!

Just a fly by to get my attention...

A Red-winged Blackbird with gas.

Canada Geese got...
Junk in the trunk...


  1. Wow, that's a lot of good action shots and not a flake of snow in any of them. How remarkable!

  2. ... and no springs, either.....

  3. Yep Springman, no snow...yet...

    Marianne, that's because I forgot the spring at home...oops.