my id guides

Due to an unfortunate processing error, WordPress has deleted over 100 of my photos. I apologize for any inconvenience. newcomb’s wildflower guide // lawrence newcomb the peterson field guide series: a field guide to the ferns and their related families // boughton cobb the peterson field guide series: a field guide to trees and shrubs…

feeding the red-breasted nuthatch

Red-breasted Nuthatch, Sitta canadensis The red breasted nuthatch is a non-migratory bird native to Canada and the United States. This species is relatively small in size with a sharp, pointed face and a distinctive rusty orange/red underside.   This bird is not of concern for being threatened, however, the removal of dead trees negatively impacts…

feeding black-capped chickadees

Black-capped Chickadee, Poecile atricapillus The black-capped chickadee is a nonmigratory bird found in Canada and the United States. This species can be found in woodlots, urban neighbourhoods, and parks. Evident from the attached photos, this species has white cheeks and underside with a black bill and of course, a black cap. The back and wings…