Birding here and there...mostly around Oregon, 2010

Great Horned Owl
Sunriver Nature Center, Sunriver
September 18

Brown Pelican
Fort Stevens State Park
Astoria Area
September 15

"Demetri"
Eurasian Eagle Owl (captive)
Cascades Raptor Center
Eugene
September 14

Chestnut-backed Chickadee
Cottage Grove
September 13

Diagonal left to right
Sakar Falcon (captive)
Cascades Raptor Center
September 14

Right - White-headed Woodpecker (male)
Near Sisters
September 11

Below - Black-backed Woodpecker (female)
Near Sisters
September 11

American Kestrel
Sunriver Nature Center
September 3
 
Being readied for release
after successful rehabilitation.

Right - Dark-eyed Junco
Oregon Gardens
June 28

Right - Song Sparrow
Oregon Gardens
Silver Falls area
June 29

Cedar Waxwing
Crystal Springs Rhododendron Gardens (Portland)
June 29

Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Fledgling to right
Tualatin River NWR
July 1

Eared Grebe
Summer Lake
May 2

Above - Avocet
Summer Lake
May 2

Yellow-rumped Warbler
Summer Lake
Above - May 2
Left - April 25

Savannah Sparrow
Summer Lake
April 25

Bufflehead
Summer Lake
April 25

Marsh Wren
Summer Lake
April 25

Cliff Swallows gathering nesting mud
Summer Lake
April 25

Prairie Falcon
Near Burns
March 16

Western Meadowlark
Summer Lake
April 25

Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Sunriver Nature Center
May 8

Golden Eagle on nest

The size of this nest is just downright impressive.  I am  disappointed that the bird is not a little sharper in the image.  Obviously a little more depth-of-field was needed and I should have not focused on the nest!

Near Malheur NWR
March 16

Western Bluebird (Female)
Fort Rock
March 1

Prairie Falcon
Near Fort Rock
March 14

Rough-legged Hawk
Dark Morph
Malheur NWR
March 15

Rough-legged Hawk
Fort Rock
March 14

Bufflehead in flight
Putnam's Point Park
Klamath Falls
April 19

Common Goldeneye
Putnam's Point Park
Klamath Falls
March 1

American White Pelican
Putnam's Point Park
March 1

Mallard
Sawyer Park, Bend
March 7

Wood Duck
Sawyer Park, Bend
March 7

Golden Eagle
Fort Rock
March 1

Red-tailed Hawk (immature)Klamath NWR
February 28

Bald Eagle
Tule Lake NWR
February 28

Common Merganser (female)
Tule Lake NWR
February 28

American Dipper
Cow Camp (Crane Prairie Res)
September 26

Osprey
Sheep Bridge (Wickiup Res)
September 26

Bald Eagle
Sheep Bridge (Wickiup Res)
November 06

Northern Harrier - female
Klamath Basin NWR
February 28

Yes, it appears the pictures are the same photo but they are not!

Canada Geese with goslings
Newark, CA
April 18

Snowy Egret, mated pair
Newark, CA
April 18

Snowy Egret ready to land!
Newark, CA
April 18

aaaaaaaaaaaaiii