Daily Archives: September 21, 2014

Autumn Arrivals 9-21-14

Well, close to Autumn anyway.

 

Red-breasted Sapsucker 9-18-14

Red-breasted Sapsucker 9-18-14

The first sapsucker, this red-breasted showed up for a drink on the 18th of September.  

White-crowned sparrow, dark lored

White-crowned sparrow, dark lored

The first white-crowned sparrows of the season are usually the dark lored  variety as shown above.  For comparison, the white lored variety is shown below.

White-crowned sparrow, white lored variety

White-crowned sparrow, white lored variety

A crappy pic of a green tailed towhee

A crappy pic of a green tailed towhee

Rock Wren 9-21-14

Rock Wren 9-21-14

A lingering black-headed grosbeak.

A lingering black-headed grosbeak.

This black-headed grosbeak and its partner were last seen on 9-20-14.

Wilson's warbler

Wilson’s warbler

Lots of these guys still around.

Warbling Vireo 9-17-14

Warbling Vireo 9-17-14

Budgerigar

Budgerigar 9-21-14

Lesser Goldfinch and house sparrow

Lesser Goldfinch and house sparrow