Gardening with and for Wildlife part 8-Yard Bird pictures

Hummingbird 12-31-13 #1 Oregon

Look at the birds of the air: they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they?”                          Matthew 6:26 ESV

Here are some pictures of our yard birds…                                                                    *identified to the best of my knowledge-I am not an expert.

Barn Swallow on wire 6-23-12 #1 wrm

 Barn Swallow

bird-possibly Gray Catbird, in Juneberry tree 7-4-11 8x10

Gray Catbird in Juneberry (Amelanchier)tree

Black-capped Chickadee in lilac 5-26-13

Black-capped Chickadee in lilac

Blue Jay on feeder 5-12-12 #2 adj crop

Blue Jay

Brown Thrasher in shrub 5-16-13 vwrm

Brown Thrasher

Cardinal pair on branches 1-22-11

Cardinal Pair

Eastern Kingbird on fence wire 6-23-12 #2

Eastern Kingbird

Goldfinch on platform with seed 5-20-13

Goldfinch in tray feeder

Goldfinches in flowers of daylily and Crimson Scabosia 7-18-10crop

Goldfinches on Daylillies and Crimson ScabiousKONICA MINOLTA DIGITAL CAMERA


Hummer and Bee Balm 8-7-11 adj again

Hummingbird on Bee Balm

Hummingbird-female, in Monarda 8-15-11

Hummingbird on Bee Balm

Indigo Bunting on ground 5-20-13v

Indigo Bunting

Junco enjoying Casey's discarded seed 1-13-12 adj

Junco-typically feeding on the ground (birdseed our green-cheeked conure won’t eat)

Morning Dove on bird bath 5-20-13 #2 wrm

Mourning Dove on birdbath

Mourning Dove pair on oak 6-17-12 #2v

Mourning Dove pair up in oak tree

And I say, Oh, that I had wings like a dove! I would fly away and be at rest;”                                                              Psalm 55:6 ESV

Nuthatch on suet 12-10-12 adj

Nuthatch on suet

Oriole on jelly feeder 7-7-12 #2

Oriole-female on jelly feeder

Oriole-male on jelly 6-21-12 #3

Oriole-male on jelly feeder

Owl 'Barred Owl'  6-23-12 #1 wrm

Barred Owl

Pheasant 11-30-12 #1a



Phoebe with a bug


Pileated Woodpecker

Purple Finch in birdbath 10-27-11 #2

Purple Finch

Yellow-rumped Warbler on metal hanger 5-5-11

Yellow-rumped WarblerWoodpecker on suet 5-27-13v

Red-bellied Woodpecker on suet


Woodpecker on dead oak branch

Turkeys-backyard 2-19-13 #2


Turkey flight

Turkeys in flight-not sure if it was me or the dogs that scared them :-( 

Tufted Titmouse on platform feeder 5-20-13

Tufted Titmouse on tray feeder

Scarlet Tanager on suet 5-27-13 #7vwrm

Scarlet Tanager-Orange phase on suet


Scarlet Tanager-Red Phase on suet

Rose-breasted Grosbeak male 5-16-13 fltrd

Rose-breasted Grosbeak-male

Rose-breasted Grosbeak on oak branch 7-7-12 #3 adj

Rose-breasted Grosbeak-male on oak branch

Rose-breasted Grosbeak-female 6-26-12 adj

Rose-breasted Grosbeak-female

Robins in birdbath 10-20-11 #2 adj

Robins both wanting birdbath

Robin up in oak tree 5-20-13

Robin up in a tree

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