Posts Tagged ‘least sandpiper’

A spring — or is it summer? — peeper.

Acadia trip offers photo opportunities galore

By Dave Small on Sept. 04, 2012, at 10:34 a.m.
It was a spectacular day for a hike, once again, one of Deb’s and my favorites. We were joined by my sister and her husband (also Deb and Dave)for our adventure. We started on Day Mountain where this hermit thrush made itself available for a photo opportunity, I really liked the light in …
A cardinal at UMaine.

Birds plentiful at UMaine

By Dave Small on Feb. 28, 2012, at 10:46 a.m.
While walking in the University Forest last week I came across an actively feeding flock of mixed birds. Chickadees, red-breasted nuthatches, golden-crowned kinglets (the kinglet pictured here was from MDI) and several pine siskins. This morning, the siskins were most cooperative in posing. The sunlight filtering through the spruce boughs was just enough to capture a few …