Category Archives: Wild Bird

CREATION WEEK — DAY 6 (The day when God finished creating)

Then God said, “Let the earth bring forth the living creature according to its kind:  cattle and creeping thing and beasts of the earth, each according to its kind”, and it was so.  And God made the beast of the … Continue reading

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CREATION WEEK — DAY 5

Then God said, “Let the waters abound with an abundance of living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth across the face of the firmament of the heavens.  So God created great sea creatures and every living thing that … Continue reading

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DOWNY WOODPECKER

His Mrs. sometimes shows up with him. (He has the red cap, and she doesn’t.) I hope they set up housekeeping close by. :}  Smiles

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FINCH NESTS and GREEN FINGERNAILS

Finches seem to like soft lining materials for their nests and have been snatching dog hair combings and shredded quilt batting from this spruce branch.  I’m always tempted to use clothes dryer lint, cotton balls, etc., but shudder to think … Continue reading

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MORNING IN MY GARDEN May 7 2012

Here are several of my favorite views today.  You may choose which should be # 8 of 365. L  Lily of the Valley.  Photo by Smiles. :}  Smiles

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EAGLES’ EMPTY NEST SYNDROME? ALMOST

By guest writer Tom  B. on July 16, 2011– RE FLEDGED EAGLES:  “Activity in all three of the sites I watch: White Rock, Hornby and even Decorah. The White Rock “stay-behind” was doing serious calisthenics this morning, obviously trying to … Continue reading

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FOURTH PEREGRINE FALCON EGG HATCHES AT BOISE NEST

The title above refers to May 17.  Right now, at 6:30 p.m. May 19, the parent on the nest appears to be huddled around the babies, his/her feathers ruffling wildly in the brisk wind.  The chicks can’t regulate their own … Continue reading

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