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Avocet Marshland

Avocet Marshland
American Avocets (Recurvirostra americana)
ORDER: Charadriiformes
FAMILY: Recurvirostridae

Bombay Hook NWR, Kent, Deleware

www.fws.gov/refuge/Bombay_Hook/
www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/American_Avocet/overview

NOTE: This is an image copy and the original…
Added on September 19, 2018

Snow Goose

Snow Goose
Snow Goose (Chen caerulescens)

Bombay Hook NWR, Kent, Deleware

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Snow_Goose/id
www.fws.gov/refuge/Bombay_Hook/

NOTE: This is an image copy and the original can be found at: www.flickr.com/photos/ctofcsco/29664008307/in/photost…
Added on September 10, 2018

Snowing Geese

Snowing Geese
Snow Geese (Chen caerulescens)

Bombay Hook NWR, Kent, Deleware

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Snow_Goose/id
www.fws.gov/refuge/Bombay_Hook/

NOTE: This is an image copy and the original can be found at: www.flickr.com/photos/ctofcsco/43886905164/in/datepos…
Added on September 11, 2018

Stretch

Stretch
Sandhill Crane (Antigone canadensis)
Monte Vista NWR, Monte Vista, CO

ORDER: Gruiformes
FAMILY: Gruidae

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Sandhill_Crane/overview
www.fws.gov/refuge/monte_vista/

NOTE: This is an image copy and the original can be found at: ww…
Added on September  6, 2018

Air Power

Air Power
Sandhill Crane (Antigone canadensis)
Monte Vista NWR, Monte Vista, CO

ORDER: Gruiformes
FAMILY: Gruidae

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Sandhill_Crane/overview
www.fws.gov/refuge/monte_vista/

NOTE: This is an image copy and the original can be found at: ww…
Added on August  1, 2018

Return of the Rufous

Return of the Rufous
My summer visitors are back in force :)
Colorado Springs, CO

Rufous Hummingbird
Selasphorus rufus
ORDER: Caprimulgiformes
FAMILY: Trochilidae
www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Rufous_Hummingbird/overview

NOTE: This is an image copy and the original can be fou…
Added on July 18, 2018

Alone in the World

Alone in the World
Wild Sunflower / Helianthus coloradensis
Colorado Springs, CO

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helianthus
plants.usda.gov/core/profile?symbol=HENUN

((VIII))
As a side note, today marks another bit of flickr triva for me as my previous 2786 public images have now s…
Added on July 13, 2018

Stretching Out

Stretching Out
Sandhill Crane (Antigone canadensis)
Monte Vista NWR, Monte Vista, CO

ORDER: Gruiformes
FAMILY: Gruidae

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Sandhill_Crane/overview
www.fws.gov/refuge/monte_vista/

NOTE: This is an image copy and the original can be found at: w…
Added on June 29, 2018

Snake Wrestling

Snake Wrestling
My Berner boy wrestling with a toy snake that has seen better days :)

Bernese Mountain Dog
Colorado Springs, CO

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bernese_Mountain_Dog

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Added on June 18, 2018

Sandhill Crane (Antigone canadensis)

Sandhill Crane (Antigone canadensis)
Monte Vista NWR, Monte Vista, CO

ORDER: Gruiformes
FAMILY: Gruidae

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Sandhill_Crane/overview
www.fws.gov/refuge/monte_vista/

NOTE: Please be aware that this is an image copy and the original can be found at: www.flickr.com/pho…
Added on May 25, 2018

Great Blue Heron

Great Blue Heron
Ardea herodias
ORDER: Pelecaniformes
FAMILY: Ardeidae

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Great_Blue_Heron/overview

Bombay Hook NWR, Smyrna, DE
www.fws.gov/refuge/Bombay_Hook

NOTE: Please be aware that this is an image copy and the original can be found at: ww…
Added on May 21, 2018

My Boy Bernese

My Boy Bernese
Bernese Mountain Dog (Berner Sennenhund)
Colorado Springs, CO

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bernese_Mountain_Dog

NOTE: As my ipernity account will soon go away, please be aware that this is an image copy and the original can be found at: www.flickr.com/photos/c…
Added on March 21, 2018

Coot Relaxation

Coot Relaxation
Taking a little time to rest ...

American Coot (Fulica americana)
ORDER: Gruiformes
FAMILY: Rallidae
www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/American_Coot/overview

Homelake / Sherman Lake, Monte Vista, CO

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Added on March 19, 2018

Face 2 Face

Face 2 Face
Grape & Grape-sweep
Seems to be the most likely dance behavior as identified by my "Sandhill Crane Display Dictionary", a must have item for all Sandhill Crane admirers.

Sandhill Cranes (Antigone canadensis)
Monte Vista NWR, Monte Vista, CO

ORDER: Gru…
Added on March 16, 2018

Playtime

Playtime
Dance / Display
Sandhill Cranes (Antigone canadensis)
Monte Vista NWR, Monte Vista, CO

ORDER: Gruiformes
FAMILY: Gruidae

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Sandhill_Crane/overview
www.fws.gov/refuge/monte_vista/

NOTE: As my ipernity account will soon go away,…
Added on March  4, 2018

Another pretty morning

Another pretty morning
Pike's Peak glows with the rising sun
Colorado Springs, CO

I never tire of this view and, in fact, miss it greatly on those rare days when it is not visible.

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Added on March  2, 2018

Schlumbergera cultivars

Schlumbergera cultivars
Christmas Cactus Bloom
Christmas cactus / Thanksgiving cactus / Crab cactus / Holiday cactus
Colorado Springs, Colorado

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schlumbergera


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Added on February 16, 2018

Bluebird of happiness

Bluebird of happiness
Mountain Bluebird (Sialia currucoides)
Victor, Colorado

www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Mountain_Bluebird/id
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bluebird_of_happiness

NOTE: As my ipernity account will soon go away, please be aware that this is an image copy and the origi…
Added on February  9, 2018