Posts by jtisdale

Eastern Whip-poor-will

5/8/2015 | 0

Although difficult to find during the day due to their camouflaged feathering, this Eastern Whip-poor-will was roosting on an open … Read More

Eastern Whip-poor-will

5/8/2015 | 0

Eastern Whip-poor-will sitting upright on a branch. Note the large mouth and rictal bristles. Magee Marsh Wildlife Area, OH. May … Read More

Glossy Ibis

5/5/2015 | 0

A Glossy Ibis in breeding plumage has spent the last few days here in SE Michigan, rather far from its … Read More

Glossy Ibis

5/5/2015 | 0

A Glossy Ibis in breeding plumage pays a visit to SE Michigan. It seemed quite content feeding and preening in … Read More

Belted Kingfisher

5/1/2015 | 0

Female Belted Kingfisher in the early evening light; watched both the female and her mate, fish along the Tahquamenon River, … Read More

Red Crossbill

4/30/2015 | 0

Male Red Crossbill in Jack Pine, Chippewa County, eastern UP, Michigan. You can see why this species is aptly named. … Read More

Red Crossbill

4/30/2015 | 0

Male Red Crossbill feeding in a Jack Pine; Chippewa County, eastern UP, Michigan. Date taken April 26, 2015.

Red Crossbill

4/30/2015 | 0

Female Red Crossbill in Jack Pine. I watched a pair of Red Crossbills feed in the Jack Pine in Michigan’s … Read More