Western Bluebirds are a small and social songbird of the Thrush family, found in western parts of North America. They can be seen in open fields or along woodlands edges that are coniferous or deciduous. They nest in holes of trees and rely on woodpeckers to make the holes, as their beaks are too small. They… Read More SMALL BLUEBIRD
Black-Billed Magpies are of the Corvidae family of birds, which also includes crows and jays. The have white wing patches that make them conspicuous. These Magpies are found in the western United States and Canada, around meadows, grasslands, and sagebrush. They eat fruit, grains, bugs, and carrion. Like other Corvids, the Black-Billed Magpie are highly… Read More BLACK-BILLED MAGPIE
Here are some photos taken in my yard of the first snow storm this season. It’s so pretty and brings a lot of birds to my backyard. By the way, it’s still autumn.
Canyon Towhee’s are found in the southwest United States and into Mexico. They can be seen in brushy areas of canyons and deserts, also at backyard feeders in residential areas. They feed on seeds, fruit, and insects. They are mostly gray with a darker tail. They have an eye ring, a reddish crown and undertail… Read More CANYON TOWHEE