Posts by birdmom917

White-eyed Vireo

6/30/2015 | 0

Nothing is more exciting than getting a life bird. I saw this white-eyed vireo at a Forest Preserve west of … Read More

Pileated Woodpecker

1/6/2015 | 0

Saw this male Pileated Woodpecker at the Morton Arboretum in Lisle, Il.

Brown Creeper

2/10/2014 | 0

This is the first time a Brown Creeper came to my backyard

Downy Woodpecker

1/28/2014 | 0

A Downy Woodpecker looking for food. Taking at the Morton Arboretum with a Canon Rebel XTI, telephoto lens 75-300 mm

Red-bellied Woodpecker

11/25/2013 | 0

This Red-bellied Woodpecker decided to get an easy meal instead of the usual “hunt and pound.” I used a Canon … Read More

Ruby-throated Hummingbird

11/19/2013 | 0

This ruby-throated hummingbird was storing up for his long migration. Check out the pollen all over his head