Category Archives: Birds

Autumn colors and critters 10_19_20

The Fall colors are coming out in the neighborhood along with the usual critter migration.

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Critters 9_20

Ravens, hummers and our first Tarantula sighting at Jabo Casa… and a coyote pup.

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Scrub Jay 9_22_20

Landing on our Piñon tree for a bite.

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Late August critter extravaganza

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Critters 7_28_20

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Chimpmunks and Raven

Wildlife visitors to our little home biome!

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Moth and bluebird.

A couple of critters spotted over the last week.

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Owl enjoying the sunset 5_18_20

As usual, I was photographing the evening’s sunset when this great horned owl flew into a nearby tree. We both sat for a long while watching the twilight colors until he rose up and silently flew away.

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Happy hour

A female ladder-backed woodpecker bellying up to the bar.

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Black-chinned hummingbird and his love dance

The video is of the black-chinned hummingbird (in the photo above) doing its mating flight. Males fly up and down in a U-shape in front of a female. This flight is pretty short; they usually fly up pretty high and … Continue reading

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