Sunday, April 18, 2010

April 18, 2010: Flowers At Home (Spring Time!)

A photo of our Mayapples, Ground Ivy, and Trillium coming up for the Spring!
Ground Ivy

Sunday, April 11, 2010

April 11, 2010: BOS Bird Count in Alden, and Rochester area Birding

A few photos from birding around Alden for the Buffalo Ornithological Society's annual April Count, and then birding the Rochester area...

BOS Alden April Count (at Billo Road)
Common Merganser
Pied Billed Grebe
Common Merganser

Braddock Bay Owl Woods Near Rochester:
Above Two: Yellow Bellied Sapsucker
Golden-Crowned Kinglet
Horned Grebe

Thursday, April 08, 2010

April 8, 2010: Birding Montezuma NWR, New York

A few photos from a nice Spring day at Montezuma NWR
Purple Martin
Green Winged Teal
Ring Necked Duck
Lesser Scaup

Sunday, April 04, 2010

April 4, 2010: Birding Iroquois, and Braddock Bay

We drove around today to several locations birding in Western and Central New  York....

Iroquois NWR:
Above and Below: Green Winged Teal

Ring Necked Duck

Tinker Nature Preserve: Henrietta, NY
Eastern Bluebird
Painted Turtle
Yellow-Bellied Sapsucker

Friday, April 02, 2010

April 2, 2010: Flight Photos (San Francisco - New York JFK)

I got quite a few nice air photo shots from my flight today from San Francisco to New York - JFK.  No photos from the 2nd flight back to Buffalo.
Above and 2 Below: Mountains of East Central Nevada

Lund, Nevada
Sevier Lake, Utah
Ephraim, Utah
Fillmore, Utah
Huntington, Utah
Price River in Utah
St. Paul, Nebraska
Columbus, Nebraska
Sugar Notch, Pennsylvania
Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
Newark, New Jersey
Manhattan (above two)
Statue of Liberty
Verrazano Narrows Bridge

Thursday, April 01, 2010

April 1, 2010: Birding and Visiting San Francisco

First some photos around San Francisco.  I was able to take a few shots today after my meeting, before the flight home.

Views of Chinatown and Coit Tower from the Hotel:

Now some bird photos from Golden Gate Park
Double-Crested Cormorant
Golden Crowned Sparrow
Black Phoebe
Coopers Hawk
Western Scrub Jay
Close up of some cool pines