In reading up about how best to feed birds, and how some types will eat at feeders, others prefer raised platforms, while still others prefer to eat at ground level, we made sure to have all three covered. I have since discovered something. White throated sparrow It makes no difference. They all eat anywhere.
A couple of photos from the last day of April; by this time, we were seeing lots of white throated sparrows visiting the feeding station. I just love the pattern the lifted feathers are making in the second shot.
Spotting me in the window, taking his picture. 🙂 The Re-Farmer
I almost got a photo of the nuthatch upside down, but it flipped around too quickly! It's been a while since we've seen white throated sparrows. Nice to see them back. 🙂 The Re-Farmer
First off, a happy mother's day to all the moms out there. I hope you had a lovely day of it. My own was nice and quiet, and I am quite delighted with my early mother's day gift from my husband; an OBD II diagnostic tool that plugs into the van, with readings sent to … Continue reading New Sparrow: updated
It was a rather cold day today, but peaceful. At least for us. From what I've heard, two more homes were lost in yesterday's fire to the North of us. At this point, I know nothing more. The province's website that is supposed to have an up-to-date interactive map of current fires has not been … Continue reading Another Stunner
With the fires in the area, it's no surprise that we aren't seeing any deer, at all. It has, however, been a day full of birds outside our window. Mr. Blue Jay allowed me to take his photograph today, though they certainly did make me work for a good shot! In amongst the masses of … Continue reading A Day for the Birds