Friday, July 10, 2015

Shimmering Stars of Summer

                                               Last two Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Nestlings

                                                              Scissor-tailed Flycatcher

                                                                 Great Blue Heron

                                                                   House Finch Pair

                                                         Female Red-winged Blackbird

                                                                      Eastern Phoebe

                                                                     Bald Eagle

76-79 degrees/0640-0915/partly cloudy/17 mph wind gusts

This was the first clear day after two rainy ones.  There was no sign of the Red-headed Woodpecker,
but that could be due to the number of people in the area.  There were plenty of other winged
travelers, all eager to be a good sport for me.  To the victor belongs the spoils.