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Backstrom Wedding 11 June 2016

Osprey Nest at Seney NWR

Mad Island March 2016

Hummingbirds

Ecuador

Day 1, 20 January 2016

Day 2, 21 January 2016

Day 3, 22 January 2016

Day 4, 23 January 2016

Day 5, 24 January 2016

Day 6, 25 January 2016

Day 7, 26 January 2016

Day 8, 27 January 2016

Day 9, 28 January 2016

Day 10, 29 January 2016

 

Yellowstone Wildlife 2015

Mt. Whiteface Scenery & Friends

Adirondacks Birding June 2015

Black-chinned Hummingbird Nest 4 June 2015

Northern Rough-winged Swallows feeding fledglings

Big Sit Great Texas Birding Classic

Mad Island, March 2015

Titmouse Variation

Boxing Day Birds 2014

Birds of 10 December 2014

Red-breasted Nuthatch & more, 29 Oct 2014

Parasitized Black-capped Vireo Nest

Big Year for Bell County 2014

Black Bee Killer & Birds, 27 Sep 2014

Long-tailed Jaeger, 8 Sep 2014

South Padre Island Birds, April 2014

Breeding Birds of SW Edwards Plateau

Mad Island March 2014

Backyard Birds 1-3 Feb 2014

LRGV Jan 2014

Thanksgiving 2013 Birds

1st Winter Thayer's Gull

Home Patch Birds 7-9 Oct 2013

Independence Creek Birds & More, Sep 2013

Tree Swallow feeding Fledgling

Black-capped Vireo fledging

South Padre Island Birds Apr 2013

Ruddy Turnstones & Chuck's Widow

Big Bend Birds 2013

Union Grove WMA Birds 5 May 13

Eared Grebes 3 May 2013

Mad Island Marsh Wildlife

Home Patch Birds 6Feb2013

Short-eared Owl

Varied Thrush

Lake Mitchell Birds 24 Nov 12

Rattler choking on Lizard

Backyard Birds 2 November 2012

Ruddy Ground-Dove

American Pipit 1 Oct 2012

Immature Reddish Egret

Davis Mountains 23-26 Aug 2012

Birds & Butterfly 21 Aug 2012

Backyard Birds 12 Aug 2012

Greater Roadrunner at BLORA

Region 6 Birds

Father's Day 2012 Backyard Birds

Black-tailed Godwit & other Brazoria NWR Birds

Prothonotary Warbler 10 June 2012

Screech Owl being mobbed by Gnatcatcher

Birds & Copperheads May 2012

Coryell County Birds May 2012

Memorial Day 2012

Rufous-capped Warbler & other Chalk Bluff Park Birds

Yet more Backyard Birds 14 May 2012

Still More Backyard Birds 13 May 12

Backyard Birds 11 May 2012

Temple Lake Park Birds May 2012

Backyard Warblers 9 May 2012

Spotted Sandpipers chasing each other

Tropical Mockingbird & more

Golden-cheeked Warbler Pair at nest 2012

Golden-cheeked Warbler Nest 24 Apr 2012

Grasshopper Sparrow 2012

Great Horned Owl & Nestling

Green Kingfisher at Chalk Ridge Falls

Female Hummer gathering thistle seeds

Surfbird and more

Whooping Cranes, Tree Swallows & More

Mad Island Birds & Birders - March 2012

Golden-cheeked Warbler, Black-and-white Warbler, and more

Hermit Warbler Dec 2011

Lewis's Woodpecker

Hutton's Vireo

Mountain Bluebirds & Chestnut-collared Longspurs

Lower Rio Grande Valley 2011

Backyard Birds 9 Dec 2011

Tundra Swans on Fort Hood

SNAKES

Mountain Bluebird at Dana Peak

Backyard Birds 22-23 Oct 2011

Attack Dove & other Backyard Birds

Recent Backyard Birds 8-12 October 2011

Backyard Birds 1 Oct 2011

Lake Balmorhea Birds 26 Sep 2011

Davis Mtns Birds 26-28 Sep 2011

I-10 Rest Stop Birds

Backyard Birds 17 Sep 2011

Bird Banding at Love Creek

Labor Day 2011 Backyard Birds

Aug-Sep 2011 Birds

South Padre Island Pelagic Trip 27 Aug 2011

FOS Merlin 2011

Backyard Birds 20 Aug 2011

Piping Plover 10 Aug 2011

Mississippi Kite Nest, chasing Bats, & Lake Belton Bald Eagle

Big Bend Trip 14-17 July 2011

Western Kingbird Nest Fledging

American Golden-Plover 3 Jul 2011

Independence Creek 25-27 June

Fort Food Birds 24 June 2011

Black-capped Vireos & Golden-cheeked Warblers

Early June 2011 Birds

Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Nest

Green Violetear

Black-capped Vireos feeding cowbird chick

Black-capped Vireo & More

Warbler Woods 11 May 2011

Golden-cheeked Warbler Nest

Brown Pelican & other BLORA Birds 03/30/2011

Broad-tailed Hummingbird

Black-capped Vireo & Golden-cheeked Warbler 3/26/2011

FOS Golden-cheeked Warbler

Corpus Christi Birds 1-2 March 2011

Yellow-faced Grassquit & more at GISP

Navasota Bottoms 13 Feb 2011

Mulching on WFH

Backyard Birds 29 & 30 Jan 2011

Rio Grande Valley Birds

Great Kiskadee displaying yellow crown

Birds photographed 22 Dec 2010

Couch's Kingbird in Killeen, 17 Dec 10

Early December 2010 Birds

Thanksgiving Week 2010

18 Oct 2010 Birds

Red-breasted Nuthatch 8 Oct 10

Bald Eagle Pair on Lake Belton

Late Season Golden-cheeked Warblers

Photos from Davis Mountains Trip

End of July 2010 Birds at House

Golden-cheeked Warbler at House

Black-capped Vireo & Painted Bunting

Independence Creek Preserve

End of May 2010 Birds

Mid-May 2010 Birds

Early April 2010 Birds

Great Horned Owl Nest, Grasshopper Sparrow, Rock Wren & other Birds

Whooping Cranes on Fort Hood

Movie of Whooping Cranes

Vermillion Flycatcher Pair & other birds

Golden-cheeked Warbler 14 March 2010

Raptors photographed in early 2010

Chestnut-collared Longspur Photos

North Fort Hood Landslide

3 Species of Longspurs & other Birds

Photos of Mountain Plover

Photos of Northern Wheatear & Amazon Kingfisher

According to the Smithsonian Field Guide to the Birds of North America, the Northern Wheatear breeds in the tundra, and North American and Eurasion breeders all winter in Sub-Saharan Africa! This year, two sightings of this species have been reported, one at and Amish farm in Ohio, and this one, on an Amish farm in Beeville, Texas.

The Amazon Kingfisher has never before been reported from the United States! She was photographed in Laredo, Texas

Great Blue Heron eating BIG Bass

Mid-January 2010 Birds

Dec 2009 - Jan 2010 Birds

Central Texas Birds Nov-Dec 2009

Mid-September 2009 Birds at house

Mid-August 2009 Birds

Roseate Spoonbill & Tricolored Heron, 15 Aug 09

with Movie of feeding Spoonbill

Birds 12-13 Aug 09: Pied-billed Grebe Nest, Roseate Spoonbill, Snowy Plover

Snowy Egret stirring up prey by dragging its feet while in flight

Miscellaneous Photos from early August

Juvenile Green Heron catching minnows

New photos of birds photographed in my backyard mid-July 2009

Peregrine Falcon on Fort Hood, 16 July 2009