Bird Photos

Marsh wren 25 miles in the ocean!
Marsh wren 25 miles in the ocean!
June 2018
June 2018

Osprey nesting on a boat on the ICW!

Cardinal nest 2018
Cardinal nest 2018
An Osprey and dinner April 2015
An Osprey and dinner April 2015

We were fortunate to see an Osprey fearing on a Summer Flounder on a bird watching trip.

Osprey & Flounder 2015 April
Osprey & Flounder 2015 April
Coopers Hawk.  Late Nov. 2014.
Coopers Hawk. Late Nov. 2014.

Eyeing out the chickens.

Black skimmers 30 September 2013.
Black skimmers 30 September 2013.
Northern Gannet, Masonboro Inlet.
Northern Gannet, Masonboro Inlet.

Northern Gannet, photo taken at Masonboro Inlet, NC.

Fox Sparrow Jan 30, 2014
Fox Sparrow Jan 30, 2014

A raw ice storm brought some Fox Sparrows to my bird feeder. A species I have only seen once at my feeders.

Yellow-rumped Warbler, Jan. 2014
Yellow-rumped Warbler, Jan. 2014
Fox Sparrow.
Fox Sparrow.

A uncommon winter visitor at my feeders

White Ibis
White Ibis

A group of white ibis at Snows Cut. April 2013

Bird Watching Emily Snow Storm 2014
Bird Watching Emily Snow Storm 2014

29 January 2014. Bird Watching 101 on a rare icy & snowy day in Wilmington.

Black Skimmers.  30 September 2013
Black Skimmers. 30 September 2013
Red-Bellied Woodpecker
Red-Bellied Woodpecker

Red-Bellied Woodpecker at suet feeder, Wilmington, NC.

Mute Swan
Mute Swan

Mute Swan in a storm pond, Wilmington, NC.

Northern Cardinal
Northern Cardinal

Northern Cardinal at suet feeder in Wilmington, NC.

Carolina Chickadee Chicks
Carolina Chickadee Chicks

I have about fifteen nesting boxes all over the garden.

Brown Thrasher
Brown Thrasher
Brown Pelican
Brown Pelican
Brown Thrasher
Brown Thrasher
American Oystercatcher
American Oystercatcher

This Oystercatcher had just devoured a large clam. Masons Inlet creeks, Wilmington NC. Early March 2013.

Hermit Thrush
Hermit Thrush

Always cool to see at the feeder.