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Posted in Bird Gallery, Shorebirds on June 6, 2012

Wilson’s Snipe

I was able to approach this Wilson’s Snipe as it perched on a refuge sign at the Ridgefield NWR, June 6, 2012.  I used my Canon 7D, 1/800, f5.6, ISO400, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. Continue Reading

Posted in Videos on May 8, 2011

Videos: Wilson’s Snipe & Yellow-headed ...

Here are a couple of videos showing the calls of two birds, the Wilson’s Snipe and the Yellow-headed Blackbird.  Pay attention to the feet of the blackbird.  The interesting feather action, and the call of the blackbird is heard toward the end of the video. These were ... Continue Reading