Osprey nest, checking for chicks this morning. Thinking it is near time, if not already, for the little ones to be hatching out, Hubby and I took a ride over to our favorite Osprey nest. When we were there on April 10th, the adults mated. I don't know how long after mating, eggs are laid but I do ... [ Read More ]
Wild Birds - photographs I've taken of our Maine wild birds. Some are in our backyard, others out and about, but all in Maine.
Essex Woods, cuteness overload today I took a walk into Essex Woods bog this morning and found ducklings. So adorable! There were at least 5 Mallard families, a Hooded Merganser with several babies and a Wood Duck Mama with just one baby. I also saw what might have been a female green-winged teal ... [ Read More ]
New Bluebird family coming soon! We are looking forward to new baby bluebirds hatching sometime soon. Taking advantage of both parents out meal hunting, I took a peek in the nest box today. I was delighted to find five pretty blue eggs. After a morning of yard work, I sat outside enjoying the ... [ Read More ]