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Posted in Thrushes, Blackbirds, Waxwings and midsized on October 17, 2017

Bird in the Woods

Oct. 16, 2017, driving through the woods on the Ridgefield NWR auto tour, when I spotted a small bird fly into a small bush just off the road.  I backed up to see if it was still there–it was.  I had a very small opening in the bush to shoot through but I was able to get ... Continue Reading

Posted in The Blog on October 12, 2013

Oct. 10, 2013 – Salish Ponds Wetland Park, F ...

It’s October 10, and my ‘home’ wildlife refuge is still closed to the public.  I couldn’t go any longer without getting out and shooting, so I asked my daughter, Kimi, if she would go shooting with me at a wildlife area that is just minutes from my home, ... Continue Reading

Posted in Thrushes, Blackbirds, Waxwings and midsized on October 10, 2013

Swainson’s Thrush

Today, Oct. 10, 2013, I was honored to go out shooting with my wonderful daughter, Kimi (KimberlyOrthPhotography.com).  We went to the Salish Pond area in Fairview, Oregon, about 3 minutes from my home.  In a way it’s kind of a mini-wildlife refuge from woods to wetlands. ... Continue Reading