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Posted in Shorebirds on August 31, 2017

Shorebird near dusk

I’m guessing this is a Lesser Yellowlegs but I’m not sure.  Taken at the Ridgefield NWR, on August 23, 2017 near dusk. LARGEVIEW! Canon 7D Mark II, 1/1250, f4, ISO 1250, 500mm, 7:19 p.m. Continue Reading

Posted in Shorebirds on March 27, 2013

Summertime

Shorebirds basking in the sun at the Ridgefield NWR on August 22, 2012.  Taken with a Canon 7D, 1/1250, f5.6, ISO 400, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Shorebirds on November 1, 2010

Greater Yellowlegs With Prey

This is the first frame of this Yellowlegs catching a meal.  Please see the other shot of the bird flipping the meal in the air, in the Shorebirds category under Bird Photos. Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Shorebirds on November 1, 2010

Airborne Meal

Driving the auto tour of the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge in Oct. 2010, I spotted this Greater Yellowlegs hunting in the shallow waters of Rest Lake.  He plunges his beak down in the water, feeling around for a morsel, and snaps the food up out of the water, then catches ... Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Shorebirds on October 9, 2010

Triangle

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