Horned Grebe Reflection

Horned Grebe Reflection

This horned grebe was among many on a local pond. The horned grebe is one of my favorite birds and if you get a chance to watch them you will enjoy their interactions and constant fishing....
Pine Siskin

Pine Siskin

I photographed this pine siskin at the Admiral Road feed station in the Sax Zim Bog. On this day I saw a single hawk owl, many bald eagles and rough legged hawks plus the usual suspects redpolls and gray...
Rough Legged Hawk

Rough Legged Hawk

This rough legged hawk photo is a major crop job but I still like it. This hawk is hunting just before sundown. Rough legged hawks can be seen in many parts of Minnesota during the winter. They tend to favor open spaces near large blocks of wooded areas. The areas...
Western Grebes Run

Western Grebes Run

The western grebe is one of the most enjoyable birds to watch during spring. The western grebes in this photo are running on the water during a courtship display in April. Western grebes can be found in many large lakes in western Minnesota and eastern North...
Drake Wigeon Calls

Drake Wigeon Calls

Drake wigeon calls. The American Wigeon is commonly found puddle duck in the Twin Cities during the spring and fall. In recent years I have personally witnessed large numbers of American Wigeon during the spring and fall with fall offering up the largest numbers of...