Category Archives: Birds

Brunch with the pjays!

Lots of pinion jays are still stopping by our feed station for a sip n’ seed.

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PJays and RAIN!

The flock of marauding piñon jays are back this winter. They fly from feeder to feeder and gobble down or scatter the seed and then; just as quickly as they appear, they’re gone. And we also have had a measurable … Continue reading

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Garden critters 9_8_21

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Greenbelt flowers and Preserve critters 8_21_21

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Bees and Hummingbirds 8_12_21

Bees are enjoying the zinnia blooms and the hummingbirds are still fighting over the feeder.

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Finch Update: Chicks! 7_25_21

In a previous post, we put up a box to help the house finches make a nest. They made a nest that finally didn’t blow out of the portal. Since then, we’ve been worried about the 4 eggs they laid… … Continue reading

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Hummingbirds 5_11_21

A pair of male Black Chinned Hummingbirds are sharing our feeder without incessant fighting. Things are dry.

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Our first hummer

Naturally, a second black chinned hummingbird came along shortly after… to fight over the feeder. Summer is begining early!

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Sanibel Island, Florida 4_21

Our first trip out after getting vaccinated. Decided to visit family in Florida and see the Gulf waters on Sanibel Island for my 62nd year of inception! Here are the various critters we saw along the way.

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Spring critter cavalcade 4_2_21

Now that things are warming up, lots of critters are coming out.

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