Biodiversity Centre for Wildlife Studies

2011 Nesting Season Photos

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Check out the photos from the: 2010 Nesting Season

 

2011 Nesting Season


Common Loon, still feeding young, September 21, 2011


Barn Swallow, September 11, 2011


Yellow-rumped Warbler, September 6, 2011 


Barn Swallow, September 4, 2011


Gadwall, August 29, 2011


Black Swift, August 26, 2011


Sooty Grouse, August 24, 2011


Western Wood-Pewee, August 19, 2011


Yellow Warbler, August 15, 2011


Gray Catbird, August 9, 2011


American Goldfinch, August 8, 2011


Double-crested Cormorants, August 7, 2011


Violet-green Swallow, August 5, 2011


Redhead, August 5, 2011


Barn Swallow, August 3, 2011


Western Grebes, August 2, 2011


Common Loon, July 28, 2011

 
Barn Swallows. July 28, 2011


Ring-necked Pheasant, July 27, 2011


Cinnamon Teal, July 27, 2011


Black-headed Grosbeak, July 23, 2011


Gray Catbird, July 23, 2011


Spotted Towhee, July 20, 2011


Warbling Vireo, July 17, 2011


Ring-necked Duck, July 16, 2011


Violet-green Swallow, July 16, 2011


Lewis's Woodpecker, July 16, 2011


Violet-green Swallow, July 15, 2011


Bank Swallow and Northern Rough-winged Swallow, July 15, 2011


Chipping Sparrow, July 14, 2011


American Kestrel, July 14, 2011


Spruce Grouse, July 13, 2011


Song Sparrow/Brown-headed Cowbird, July 13, 2011


Hammond's Flycatcher/Brown-headed Cowbird, July 13, 2011


White-crowned Sparrow, July 12, 2011


Lazuli Bunting, July 12, 2011


Black-billed Magpie, July 12, 2011

 

 
Eastern Kingbird, July 11 - 19, 2011


Willow Flycatcher/Brown-headed Cowbird, July 11, 2011

 

 
Cedar Waxwing, July 11 - 15, 2011


Osprey, July 11, 2011

 
   
 
Western Kingbird, July 10 - 19, 2011


Mourning Dove, July 10, 2011


Western Wood-Pewee, July 10, 2011


Bank Swallow, July 10, 2011


Red-naped Sapsucker, July 10, 2011
    

Double-crested Cormorant, July 9, 2011


Dusky Flycatcher, July 8, 2011


Swainson's Thrush/Brown-headed Cowbird, July 8, 2011

 

 

 
Spotted Sandpiper, July 8 - 15 and June 22, 2011


Ruddy Duck, July 7, 2011


Bald Eagle, July 7, 2011


American Redstart/Brown-headed Cowbird, July 6, 2011

 
Ruddy Duck, July 6, 2011


Black Tern, July 5, 2011


Sora, July 5, 2011


Black Tern, July 4, 2011


Grasshopper Sparrow, July 4, 2011


Barn Swallow, July 3, 2011


House Wren, July 2, 2011


Willow Flycatcher/Brown-headed Cowbird, July 2, 2011


Single Ruddy Duck egg in Ring-necked Duck nest, July 2, 2011


Brewer's Blackbird, July 2, 2011


Common Nighthawk, July 2, 2011


Cliff Swallow nests on Barn Swallow nest, July 1, 2011

 
Bufflehead, June 29, 2011


American Crow, June 28, 2011


Downy Woodpecker, June 28, 2011


Northern Flicker, June 28, 2011


Eared Grebe, June 27, 2011


American Coot nest with Ruddy Duck egg, June 27, 2011


Pied-billed Grebe nest with Ruddy Duck egg, June 27, 2011


Mountain Bluebird eggs pecked by House Wren, June 26, 2011


Tree Swallow, June 25, 2011


Western Wood-Pewee, June 24, 2011


Pacific-slope Flycatcher, June 24, 2011


Savannah Sparrow, June 24, 2011


Townsend's Solitaire, June 24, 2011


American Coot, June 24, 2011


Ruffed Grouse, June 22, 2011


Wilson's Phalarope, June 22, 2011


Willow Ptarmigan, June 21, 2011


Mountain Chickadee, June 20, 2011


Spotted Sandpiper, June 20, 2011


American Dipper, June 20, 2011


Savanah Sparrow, June 19, 2011


Killdeer, June 19, 2011


Least Sandpiper, June 18, 2011


House Sparrow, June 17, 2011


Mew Gull, June 16, 2011


Abandoned Redhead nest with two Ruddy Duck eggs and one Lesser Scaup egg, 
June 16, 2011


Ring-necked Duck nest with three Redhead eggs, June 16, 2011 


Redhead nest with single Lesser Scaup egg, June 16, 2011


Yellow Warbler, June 15, 2011


Red-winged Blackbird, June 15, 2011


Chipping Sparrow, June 15, 2011


American Bittern, June 15, 2011


Northrn Shrike, June 15, 2011


Say's Phoebe, June 14, 2011


Barrow's Goldeneye, June 14, 2011


Swainson's Thrush, June 14, 2011


Northern Harrier, June 14, 2011


Yellow-headed Blackbird/Brown-headed Cowbird, June 14, 2011


Redhead nest parasitized with two Ruddy Duck eggs, June 14, 2011


Vaux's Swift, June 14, 2011


Least Flycatcher, June 13, 2011


Cliff Swallow, June 13, 2011


Red-breasted Sapsucker, June 12, 2011


American Coot nest with 2 American Bittern eggs, June 12, 2011


Red-necked Grebe, June 11, 2011


Black Oystercatcher, June 9, 2011


Belted Kingfisher, June 9, 2011


Northern Saw-whet Owl, June 8, 2011


Cliff Swallow, June 7, 2011


Northern Flicker, June 6, 2011


American Robin, June 5, 2011


European Starling, June 4, 2011


Mallard, June 4, 2011


Black-capped Chickadee. June 4, 2011


Wild Turkey, June 3, 2011


Black Tern, June 3, 2011


House Finch, June 2, 2011


Yellow-rumped Warbler, June 2, 2011


Horned Grebe, June 2, 2011


Marsh Wren, June 2, 2011


Bald Eagle, June 1, 2011
 
House Sparrow, June 1, 2011


Chestnut-backed Chickadee, May 31, 2011


Mute Swan, May 31, 2011


Orange-crowned Warbler, May 31, 2011


Hammond's Flycatcher, May 31, 2011


American Coot, May 30, 2011


White-crowned Sparrow, May 30, 2011


Common Raven, May 30, 2011


Hairy Woodpecker, May 29, 2011


Mallard, May 29, 2011


MacGillivray's Warbler, May 27, 2011


Northern Rough-winged Swallow, May 26, 2011


Red-winged Blackbird, May 25, 2011


Pied-billed Grebe, May 21, 2011


Long-billed Curlew, May 18, 2011


Long-billed Curlew, May 17, 2011


Common Goldeneye, May 17, 2011


Anna's Hummingbird, May 12, 2011


Bewick's Wren, May 12, 2011


Barred Owl, May 6, 2011


Red-breasted Nuthatch, May 6, 2011

 
American Dipper, May 4, 2011


Red-tailed Hawk, May 2, 2011


Update: Great Horned Owl, May 1, 2011 (see April 1, 2011)

 

 
Rufous Hummingbird, May 1, 2011


Pacific Wren (with 5 eggs), April 30, 2011


Red-winged Blackbird, April 30, 2011


Northwestern Crow, April 30, 2011


European Starling, April 27, 2011


House Sparrow, April 27, 2011    


Brewer's Blackbird, April 27, 2011


Canada Goose, April 26, 2011


Chestnut-backed Chickadee, April 25, 2011


Black-capped Chickadee, April 25, 2011 (young have fledged)


Bushtit building nest, April 24, 2011


Mallard, April 23, 2011


Osprey, April 23, 2011


Common Raven, April 22, 2011


Canada Goose, April 22, 2011                          © Rita Wege


American Dipper, April 21, 2011


Update: Great Horned Owl, April 19, 2011 (see February 19, 2011)


Anna's Hummingbird, April 18, 2011       © Keith MacDonald


Spotted Towhee, April 18, 2011


Rufous Hummingbird, April 17, 2011


American Robin, April 17, 2011


Canada Goose, April 16, 2011


Dark-eyed Junco, April 16, 2011


American Robin, April 16, 2011


Canada Goose, April 13, 2011


Killdeer, April 10, 2011


American Dipper, April 10, 2011


Wild Turkey, April 9, 2011


Steller's Jay, April 9, 2011


American Robin, April 9, 2011


Pileated Woodpecker excavating, April 9, 2011


Mallard, April 8, 2011


Great Horned Owl, April 5, 2011


Great Horned Owl, April 3, 2011


Bewick's Wren building, April 3, 2011


American Robin, April 2, 2011


Great Blue Heron building, April 2, 2011


Red-breasted Nuthatch excavating, April 2, 2011

    
Bushtits building, April 2, 2011


Great Horned Owl on mistletoe, April 1, 2011


Great Blue Herons return to colony, March 23, 2011


Canada Goose, March 21, 2011


Bald Eagle, March 20, 2011

 
Red-tailed hawk, March 18, 2011


Anna's Hummingbird, March 8, 2011 (young have fledged)


Great Horned Owl, March 3, 2011


Bald Eagle, February 25, 2011


Great Horned Owl, February 19, 2011