Anne Elliott's photos with the fence

Day 6, Plain Chachalaca / Ortalis vetula

Day 6, Plain Chachalaca / Ortalis vetula
On Day 6 of our birding holiday in South Texas, 24 March 2019, we left our hotel in Kingsville, South Texas, and started our drive to Mission, where we would be staying at La Quinta Inn & Suites for three nights. On the first stretch of our drive, we wer…
Added on May  8, 2019

Day 5, Vermilion Flycatcher / Pyrocephalus rubinus, King Ranch, Norias Division, South Texas

Day 5, Vermilion Flycatcher / Pyrocephalus rubinus, King Ranch, Norias Division, South Texas
As Wikipedia states, "Most flycatchers are rather drab, but the vermilion flycatcher is a striking exception. It is a favorite with birders." It was such a treat to see this small, vibrant passerine, even though it was way off in the distance!

This was…
Added on May  2, 2019

Farm with sheep and a donkey

Farm with sheep and a donkey
No time to get out with my camera at the moment, so I have added another three photos from my archives. I am adding the description from a previously posted photo taken on the same day.

"Ran out of time and energy yesterday to choose and edit any photos…
Added on March 13, 2019

Old red barn on a foggy day

Old red barn on a foggy day
The trees at the very edge of the roads were quite visible, but practically everything else disappeared in a dense fog that caught me by surprise yesterday, 5 January 2019. I had hoped to finally drive east of the city on 4 January, after already waiting…
Added on January  7, 2019

Horse and hoar frost

Horse and hoar frost
The trees at the very edge of the roads were quite visible, but practically everything else disappeared in a dense fog that caught me by surprise yesterday, 5 January 2019. I had hoped to finally drive east of the city on 4 January, after already waiting…
Added on January  7, 2019

Hoar frost tree and vanishing fields

Hoar frost tree and vanishing fields
The trees at the very edge of the roads were quite visible, but practically everything else disappeared in a dense fog that caught me by surprise today, 5 January 2019. I had hoped to finally drive east of the city yesterday, after already waiting a coup…
Added on January  6, 2019

Red barn through the fog

Red barn through the fog
The trees at the very edge of the roads were quite visible, but practically everything else disappeared in a dense fog that caught me by surprise today, 5 January 2019. I had hoped to finally drive east of the city yesterday, after already waiting a coup…
Added on January  6, 2019

Llama beauty

Llama beauty
No more Llama photos (till next year) and no more red barn photos from this Bird Count. Promise! I didn't want to be posting any of these in between photos taken in Quebec last May, so now they are out of the way.

I am adding these eight photos late to…
Added on January  4, 2019

The white Llama

The white Llama
No more Llama photos (till next year) and no more red barn photos from this Bird Count. Promise! I didn't want to be posting any of these in between photos taken in Quebec last May, so now they are out of the way.

I am adding these eight photos late to…
Added on January  4, 2019

Searching for a Great Horned Owl - with permission

Searching for a Great Horned Owl - with permission
Collected my computer from the store this evening, after two days without it. The technician was unable to duplicate the problem I was having, so I have to keep an eye on it and see if I can give him more info on when the issue happens - the issue being…
Added on December 22, 2018