Swainson’s Warbler at Mead Gardens, 4/5/2013

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Swainson’s Warbler

This morning I drove by hoping to find one of the Swainson’s Warblers that were seen there yesterday. A friend of mine was there too, and we ended up finding both Swainson’s Warblers, plus 12 other warbler species: Ovenbird, Worm-eating Warbler, Black-and-white Warbler, , Common Yellowthroat, Northern Parula, , , , Yellow-throated Warbler, and Prairie Warbler. We also saw a waterthrush, but we did not get good enough looks at it to tell which one.

Swainson’s Warbler

Swainson’s Warbler

Ovenbird

Other highlights were male Indigo and Painted Buntings, American Goldfinches, , Red-eyed Vireo, and Ruby-crowned Kinglets. It was also fun to see a .

Marsh Hare

Scott Simmons

Scott Simmons

, based in Florida, is a lover of nature, landscape, and wildlife photography. Scott became interested in photography in 2001 when he was given his first SLR camera. When he acquired a telephoto lens, he became progressively more interested in birds and other wildlife. Scott enjoys learning about bird habitats and behavior, striving always to take images that are both beautiful and interpretive. Scott believes photography is a great vehicle to help others to appreciate the wonder for the stuff of earth.

Scott Simmons

Scott Simmons

Scott Simmons, based in Florida, is a lover of nature, landscape, and wildlife photography. Scott became interested in photography in 2001 when he was given his first SLR camera. When he acquired a telephoto lens, he became progressively more interested in birds and other wildlife. Scott enjoys learning about bird habitats and behavior, striving always to take images that are both beautiful and interpretive. Scott believes photography is a great vehicle to help others to appreciate the wonder for the stuff of earth.

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Susan Lee

They’re all terrific but I am especially in-love with the tiny ovenbird’s photo-portrait! Thank you 🙂