Posts by spiecks

Common Yellowthroat

5/20/2013 | 0

Male Common Yellowthroat photographed in the Chicago suburbs. Hans Spiecker

Blackpoll Warbler

5/18/2013 | 2

Migration is in full swing, finally, here in Chicago.  This morning I went to a famous birding location, Montrose, which … Read More

Northern Waterthrush

5/16/2013 | 3

Northern Waterthrush has been rather common the last few days in Chicago northern suburbs.  I have seen many more in … Read More

Song Sparrow

5/15/2013 | 0

Migration is now, finally, in full swing here in Chicago.  Even the leaves are a bit late and here is … Read More

American Robin

5/14/2013 | 0

It seems there are lots of leucistic American Robins around.  This one is in Glenview, IL for the second season.  … Read More

Common Grackle

5/8/2013 | 0

Birding was slow at Montrose in Chicago yesterday morning and so I spent some time on this common species.  I … Read More

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

3/16/2013 | 0

While photographing the Hepatic Tanager in Madera Canyon this week, this Sapsucker appeared and I shot a couple of frames … Read More