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May 29, 2019 09:12 |  #42916

Western kingbird

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May 29, 2019 09:19 |  #42917

Cactus Wren...


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May 29, 2019 11:07 |  #42918

markesc wrote in post #18869208 (external link)
Nice catch!

Thank you, Chris!

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Great shot of the kingbird, Bill! It looks so handsome!

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May 29, 2019 11:49 |  #42919

Finally got some shots of the prothonotary warbler I have been hearing.
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May 29, 2019 11:58 |  #42920

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May 29, 2019 11:59 |  #42921

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Some birds from this morning.

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Blue Grosbeaks didn't seem to mind my presence at all.
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Wow stunning little bird.


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May 29, 2019 12:04 |  #42922

Whitethroat

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Sege Warbler

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Reed Warbler through the reeds

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May 29, 2019 12:44 |  #42923

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May 29, 2019 12:45 |  #42924

American Bittern. The closest I've ever been to one.

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May 29, 2019 12:47 |  #42925

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Wow Brian...this shot is gorgeous. Very nicely composed.

Thanks, Mike. Appreciate the comment.


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May 29, 2019 12:59 |  #42926

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American Bittern. The closest I've ever been to one.

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Great find,Melissa! I still don't have a picture of this elusive bird.


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May 29, 2019 14:14 |  #42927

shalu wrote in post #18869240 (external link)
Great shot of the kingbird, Bill! It looks so handsome!

Thank you. He looks like he probably uses Dapper Dan pomade with that part down the middle. :lol:


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May 29, 2019 14:16 |  #42928

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Excellent shot Melissa. I like the "you can't see me" pose.


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May 29, 2019 14:58 |  #42929


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May 29, 2019 15:12 |  #42930

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Two nice shots. I especially like the nuthatch. Nice and sharp, great detail.


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