Showing off its artwork on a falling tree…
Way out in the open, a wild Northern Saw-whet Owl hangs out in the forest.
You can’t ask for a more “out in the open” wild Northern Saw-whet Owl than this!
An uncommon-for-our-parts “red phase” individual. A chance encounter, and quite a memorable one!
A male Bobolink proudly stands on a fence post, showing off its fresh breeding plumage.
Perching pretty on a nicely weathered country road fence post.