Monday, March 30, 2015

Owl Woods • March 29

Northern Saw-whet Owl

Song Sparrow. Seen and heard along the way to the fishing platform over the bay to look at the ducks.

Friday, March 27, 2015

Burger Park and Oatka Creek Park • March 27

Hooded Mergansers. Burger Park

Hooded Mergansers. Burger Park

Hooded Mergansers. Burger Park

Ring-necked Ducks and Canada Goose. Burger Park

Skunk Cabbage. Oatka Creek Park

Skunk Cabbage. Oatka Creek Park

Skunk Cabbage. Oatka Creek Park

Snow Goose. Oatka Creek Park

Snow Geese. Oatka Creek Park

Snow Goose. Oatka Creek Park

Skunk Cabbage. Oatka Creek Park

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Owl Woods • March 26

Northern Saw-whet Owl. Rainy transitioning to snowy day, i.e., no light for photography.

Northern Saw-whet Owl

Northern Saw-whet Owl

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Oatka Creek Park • March 25

Skunk Cabbage. Another sign of spring!

Skunk Cabbage

Skunk Cabbage

Monday, March 23, 2015

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Owl Woods • March 22

Northern Saw-whet Owl #1. Note the fresh rodent kill at the bottom of the picture.

Northern Saw-whet Owl # 1. Different angle.

Northern Saw-whet Owl #1. Better view of prey.

Northern Saw-whet Owl #1. Back to sleep.

Northern Saw-whet Owl #2. Well concealed.

Northern Saw-whet Owl #3. Asleep.

Northern Saw-whet Owl #3. Lost my footing in the snow and ice and stumbled a bit, making more noise that I wished. Sorry!

Northern Saw-whet Owl #3

Northern Saw-whet Owl #4. Well concealed.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Owl Woods • March 19

Northern Saw-whet Owl

Northern Saw-whet Owl

Northern Saw-whet Owl

Can you spot the owl?

Answer!

Buck Pond • March 19

Great Blue Heron

Irondequoit Bay Outlet Bridge • March 19

Red-breasted Merganser

Long-tailed Duck

Red-breasted Merganser

Redhead

White-winged Scoter

Lesser Scaup

Lesser Scaup

Greater Scaup

Greater Scaup

Red-necked Grebe

Red-necked Grebe

Red-necked Grebe

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Oatka Creek Park • March 17

Buffleheads

Common Goldeneye

Common Goldeneye

Common Goldeneye and Bufflehead

Common Goldeneye

Common Goldeneye

Bufflehead

Buffleheads