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Rose-breasted Grosbeak

May 24, 2021 - The Rose-breasted Grosbeak is near to an annual regular at our place in Portuguese Cove. It usually stays for two or thr...
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Broad-winged Hawk

May 23, 2021 - The Broad-winged Hawk is common in the mild seasons in Nova Scotia but uncommon in the winter after most move further so...
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Bullock's Oriole

May 21, 2021 - The Bullock's Oriole is a rare bird although it has become an annual regular to Nova Scotia. It used to be combined with...
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Ipswich Sparrow

May 13, 2021 - The Ipswich Sparrow is an "all Canadian bird", almost all born on Canada's Sable Island. The proper name should be Sable...
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Eastern Towhee and Grey Catbird

May 11, 2021 - I reedited my photos from yesterday due to excessive noise in the photographs. Noise is the curse of all good photograph...
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Eastern Towhee

May 10, 2021 - The Eastern Towhee is an annual visitor best described as uncommon, certainly not rare. This example was a male in its f...
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Grey Catbird

May 10, 2021 - Our Grey Catbird has returned, the first of a pair. This time of year before the leaves erupt one can see their nest in...
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Pine Warbler

May 03, 2021 - The Pine Warbler is a tough bird, often the first to arrive in the spring and the last to leave in the fall. It has nest...
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