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Posts Tagged ‘mouse’

Posted in Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on October 10, 2014

Superb Hunter

It was a beautiful fall day, Oct. 9, 2014, at the Ridgefield NWR (although the mouse would likely disagree).  The sun broke out through partly cloudy skies as the day went on.  Here’s an afternoon image of an American Kestrel just as it began devouring its latest catch. C ... Continue Reading

Posted in Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on September 8, 2014

“Bird of Play!”

Sep. 8, 2014, driving the auto tour route at the Ridgefield NWR, I came upon the area where there is a vast expanse of mowed fields.  This Northern Harrier had just performed its acrobatic twist in mid air from a few feet above the ground and pounced on something out of my view. ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on February 14, 2013

Jan. 22, 2013 – Portland, OR – 26 Photos

Greetings all!  I’m late in getting this post up but I finally made it.  Today’s photo shoot was a bit different from my usual Ridgefield NWR event.  January 22, I followed information I had received online about the location of an Ovenbird in Portland, OR.  I liv ... Continue Reading