Birds

 

An American Robin singing at sunrise, March 22, 2015, "Early Arrivals, Old Friends, and Surprises."

American Robin

Four young barn swallows in their nest, July 27, 2104.

Barn Swallow

Blue-winged Teal ducks swimming and feeding in the pond, April 19, 2015, "Wishes."

Blue-winged Teal

A Chipping Sparrow perched in a Hawthorn tree on the edge of the meadow at the Iowa Arboretum, May 2, 2015, "Have You Forgotten?"

Chipping Sparrow

A Downy Woodpecker, February 20, 2016.

Downy Woodpecker

An Eastern Bluebird watching from a tree on the edge of the meadow at the Iowa Arboretum, April 26, 2015, "A Gift."

Eastern Bluebird

 

An Eastern Towhee perched in a tree on the edge of the woods at the Iowa Arboretum, April 26, 2015, "A Gift."

Eastern Towhee

A Field Sparrow resting in a tree on the edge of the meadow at the Iowa Arboretum, April 11, 2015, "

Field Sparrow

A grasshopper sparrow perched on a dried flower stalk near the marsh, July 8, 2016.

Grasshopper Sparrow

A Great Blue Heron at Saylorville Lake, Iowa, September 27, 2015.

Great Blue Heron

A Killdeer in the pond, April 19, 2015, "Wishes."

Killdeer

A Northern Cardinal, February 20, 2016.

Northern Cardinal

An American White Pelican swimming near the shore of Saylorville Lake, Iowa, October 7, 2015, "Grace."

Pelican

A Red-bellied Woodpecker in the woods at the Iowa Arboretum, May 1, 2015, "Have You Forgotten?"

Red-bellied Woodpecker

A Red-winged Blackbird singing and showing his feathers early in the morning, March 21, 2015, "Early Arrivals, Old Friends, and Surprises."

 Red-winged Blackbird

A flock of Redhead ducks feeding and swimming in the shallow end of the pond at dawn, March 21, 2015, "Early Arrivals, Old Friends, and Surprises."

 Redhead ducks

A Song Sparrow singing in the marsh early in the morning, March 26, 2015, "Early Arrivals, Old Friends, and Surprises."

 Song Sparrow

 

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