Friday, October 16, 2015

Oatka Creek Park • October 16

White-throated Sparrow. These birds will be in our area until around mid November when they will continue southward.

Gray Catbird eating Virginia Creeper berries.

Gray Catbird. It is nearing the time to say goodbye to the catbirds until next spring.

Maple Hill. The colors continue to bloom.

Chipping Sparrow. The chippers will be gone for the winter by month’s end, give or take.

Chipping Sparrow

Chipping Sparrow

Fox Sparrow. One of my all-time favorite birds!

Fox Sparrow. These birds will pass through our area during the second half of October. They will make their return trip by us next April.

Fox Sparrow. Soft focus, but the colors are vivid!

Eastern Bluebird. Will he stick the landing?

Eastern Bluebird. Yes, he does!

Eastern Bluebird