March 24, 2012

This was on the other side of the world. I was told this is a siskin but the siskin photos I  find tell me it isn’t.



June 11, 2011

I can’t tell from my bird book what this is.  What is it called?

Pheasant Rooster

November 3, 2010

A little skinny

Pheasant Hen

October 27, 2010

A rooster is a fairly common sighting but I’ve only seen a hen once in many years here.

Hooded Crow

September 29, 2010

These are on the other side of the world and quite common.

Black-Backed Gull

August 3, 2010

I think that’s what it is. A Lesser as a opposed to Greater. Can anyone confirm?

Purple Finch

July 24, 2010

I can’t tell if it is a Purple Finch, Common Rose Finch, or a House Finch.  My best guess is a Purple. Anyone know for sure?