September 2010

This beautiful juvenile male Rose-breasted Grosbeak visited our feeder this morning just after a heavy rain. It’s nothing fancy, it is sitting on a platform feeder. But it’s a rare sight to see these birds pass through our backyard, and when they do, it’s a brief visit during spring or fall migration. This is the first juvenile […]

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This juvenile male Ruby-throated Hummingbird was having a tough time perching on a flower basket hook. He would not give up, trying for a good 2 or 3 minutes to get a good grip. The Hummingbird would take an occasional break to drink nectar from the fuchsia that was hanging from the hook. Finally, the […]

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Beautiful water lilies photographed at a private pond on Bailey Island, Maine. Happy birding!  

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