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Old 04-13-2010, 02:08 PM   #51
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and a few more while I'm into that folder

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Feathered Friends & Foes Photo Contest-p1210614.jpg I watched daily as she laid her eggs, then the next day the eggs were gone and nest material scattered. The nest was adjacent to the parking area of The Chapel at CrossPoint. All nests in the vacant land of CrossPoint met the same fate.
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Old 04-13-2010, 05:50 PM   #52
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I'm getting wet way over here!
Nice action shots Sage.
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Old 04-13-2010, 05:56 PM   #53
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i love those water/wing shots! they're challenging
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Old 04-15-2010, 02:13 AM   #54
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i love those water/wing shots! they're challenging
A couple of weeks back we had three geese out back bathing but instead of all of the wing flapping these guys were rolling over head first and next thing you saw was geese feet kicking in the air.
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Barred Owl, Strix varia
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Old 04-16-2010, 09:37 PM   #56
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American Goldfinch, Male; Carduelis tristis
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American Goldfinch, Female; Carduelis tristis
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Multiple occupancy!!!! And.... we're not supposed to see her all flattened out like she is.
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Old 04-16-2010, 10:45 PM   #59
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Rose Breasted Grosbeak, Pheucticus ludovicianus

Male Rose Breasted Grosbeak
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Female Rose Breasted Grosbeak
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Ruby Throated Hummingbird, female; Archilochus colubris

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