Category Archives: Birds

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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Winter storm 2_16_21

A good 2 – 3 inches so far and it’s still snowing lightly. Lots of birds at the feeder and bird bath. A welcome storm for us in New Mexico but those in Texas suffering with Arctic cold and power … Continue reading

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Christmas finch 12_22_20

Hanging out in the lights in our portal, keepin’ warm and pooping up a storm on our stoop.

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