Thursday, August 22, 2013

Oatka Creek Park • May 20

Wood Duck. This is a female.

Baltimore Oriole. This is a male. (A female is a few picture below.)

Downy Woodpecker. This female has food in its bill for the nestlings inside the nest.

Downy Woodpecker. Eat 'em up!

Baltimore Oriole. This is a female.

Star-of-Bethlehem. These are one of my favorite wildflowers, though I can't really explain why. In some states they are classified as noxious weeds, though not in New York.

Dame's Rocket

Eastern Chipmunk

Ruby-throated Hummingbird