Monday, December 19, 2011

Mendon Ponds Park • December 18

Yesterday my niece Julia and I feed the birds along Birdsong Trail in Mendon Ponds Park. It's a standard wintertime ritual that allows one some close up time with birds when they are scarce elsewhere. This photo essay seems like it could be entitled "The Many Moods of a Bird"!


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Julia with a Black-capped Chickadee

Julia with a Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Tufted Titmouse

Tufted Titmouse

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee. Ah! The chill of the morning has finally worn off.

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee