Birds from my backyard

I've enjoyed some much needed downtime this week. We've had fantastic weather so I spent a few hours catching up on my reading on my porch. Sitting still and quiet on the porch, I was amazed at how much wildlife was active around me. My home backs to a golf course and we're only a half mile from the edge of the urban growth boundary so birds and animals are common here (even had a coyote pass through the backyard once). Yesterday, I brought my camera out and caught a few good shots of the birds that inhabit my backyard and beyond.

Red-Shafted Northern Flicker

Red-Shafted Northern Flicker

 

American Robin

 

 

Western Scrub Jay

 

 

Red-Tailed Hawk

 

… and I haven't been able to figure out what this little guy is yet but he sure loves to tease our chickens?

 

Regards, Donald

 

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About ddresdenp

Intel server enabling manager, techie, iPad content junkie, 20yr Intel vet, woodworker, father, husband and unfortunately professional traveler
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