Sandhill Cranes At Jasper Pulaski
AvesGruidaeGruiformesIndianaJasper CountyJasper PulaskiSandhill Crane
Great Gray Owl
Great Gray OwlStrigiformesStrigidaeSax Zim BogSt Louis CountyMinnesotaAves
No, it is not snowing on a sunny day. Flakes of hoarfrost dropping from the sun-warmed trees give the appearance of falling snow.
Great Gray Owl Flight Time Lapse
Short Eared Owl And Prey
AvesBong Recreation AreaKenosha CountyStrigidaeStrigiformesWisconsin
Northern Hawk Owl
Northern Hawk OwlAvesStrigiformesStrigidaeSax Zim BogSt Louis CountyMinnesota
Barred Owl Owlette
When I first arrived, I was an item of extreme interest to this little fellow, but my apparent charm soon faded and I was then largely ignored.
Barred OwlAvesStrigiformesStrigidaeIllinoisLake CountyDaniel Wright Preserve
Pileated WoodpeckerAvesPiciformesPicidaeMorton ArboretumDuPage CountyIllinois
Pileated Woodpecker Nestling
Pileated WoodpeckerAvesPiciformesPicidaeLake CountyIllinois
He appears to be stuffing a hole in the tree with leaves.
Red Bellied WoodpeckerAvesPiciformesPicidaeDaniel Wright WoodsLake CountyIllinois
Calling Red-bellied Woodpecker
Red Bellied WoodpeckerAvesPiciformesPicidaeRyersonLake CountyIllinois
Feeding Black-backed Woodpecker
This male Black-backed Woodpecker demonstrates his proficiency in stripping the outer bark of a tamarack in search of his next meal.
AvesBlackbacked WoodpeckerMinnesotaPicidaePiciformesSax Zim BogSt Louis CountyWinterberry Bog
Downy Woodpecker Feeding on Cup Plant
In this slow motion video the woodpecker is searching for small brown larvae in the seed heads. He does find one here about half way through the clip.
AvesDowny WoodpeckerIllinoisLake CountyRollins SavannaPiciformesPicidae
AlaudidaeAvesBong Recreation AreaHorned LarkKenosha CountyPasseriformesWisconsin
The opinion expressed by the on screen talent is not necessarily that of SmugMug or the site owner.
White Breasted NuthatchAvesPasseriformesSittidaeLakewood F. P.Lake countyIllinois
Marsh WrenAvesPasseriformesTroglodytidaeParadise ValleyWaukesha CountyWisconsin
This wren has chosen a high security site for it's nest. The pipe is one end of a shallow "Vee" FAA antenna, located behind a high cyclone fence, topped with barbed wire.
House WrenAvesPasserformesTroglodytidaeIllinoisLake CountyIBSP
Wood Thrush Singing
Wood ThrushAvesPasseriformesTurdidaeIllinoisLake CountyDaniel Wright Woods
Robin Hunting Flies
American RobinHouse FlyBong Recreation AreaKenosha CountyWisconsinAvesPasseriformesTurdidae
Bohemian Waxwings Eating Cherries
AvesBohemian WaxwingBombycillidaeEagle RiverPasseriformesVilas CountyWisconsin
Singing Prothonotary Warbler
Prothonotary WarblerAvesPasseriformesParulidaeMcHenry Dam State ParkLake CountyIllinois
Chestnut Sided WarblerAvesPasseriformesParulidaeMcHenry Dam State ParkLake CountyIllinois
Here he sings two of his songs.
Hooded WarblerAvesPasseriformesParulidaeDaniel Wright WoodsLake countyIllinois
This warbler was but one of a small flock that was actively feeding on the fruit of a large poison ivy vine.
Myrtle WarblerYellow Rumped WarblerAvesPasseriformesParulidaeDaniel Wright Woods' Lake countyIllinois
Yellow Breasted ChatAvesPasseriformesIcteriidaeIllinoisMcHenry CountyLake Elizabeth
Yellow Breasted ChatAvesPasseriformesIcteriidaeIllinoisMcHenry CountyElizabeth Lake
Singing Yellow-breasted Chat
Yellow Breasted ChatAvesPasseriformesIcteriidaeIBSPLake CountyIllinois
Eastern TowheeAvesPasseriformesPasserellidaeIllinoisLake CountyLyons Woods
Eastern TowheeAvesPasseriformesPasserellidaeIllinoisLake CountyIBSP
AvesPasserellidaeHenslow's SparrowIBSPIllinoisLake CountyPasseriformes
Clay Colored SparrowAves. PasseriformesPasserellidaeIllinoisLake CountySun Lake
American Tree Sparrow
American Tree SparrowAvesBong Recreation AreaPasserellidaeKenosha CountyPasseriformesWisconsin
American Goldfinch Feeding On Prairie Dock Seeds
American GoldfinchAvesCook CountyFringillidaeIllinoisNeenahPasseriformes
Greater Yellowlegs Feeding Behaviour
Greater YellowlegsAvesCharadriiformesScolopacidaeIllinoisLake CountyRollins Savanna
Foraging in an ice rimmed pond, the birds can be seen poking holes in the thin, soft ice and breaking through as they walk on it.
Wilson's SnipeAvesCharadriiformesScolopacidaeAir Station PrairieCook CountyIllinois
Spotted Sandpiper Border Confrontation
AvesCharadriiformesIllinoisLake CountyPine DunesScolopacidaeSpotted Sandpiper
Late winter gathering of about fifty birds on the Ontonogon River in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
AnatidaeAnseriformesAvesCygniniGogebic CountyMichiganOntonogon RiverTrumpeter Swan
This young grebe was quite efficient, catching and eating crayfish. On this occasion it captured an especially large one. It carried the prize to the opposing shore of the pond, where it struggled to swallow it whole.
AvesIllinoisLake CountyPied Billed GrebePine DunesPodicipedidaePodicipediformes
Tricolored HeronAvesPelicaniformesArdeidaeIBSPLake CountyIllinois