Thursday, May 25, 2006

I spotted a new bird to add to our growing list of sighted birds this year. It was a Brown-headed Cowbird. I didn't get a picture myself but if your interested click on link to see a photo and description.

Birds we've sighted this year:
American Robin
Mountain Bluebird
Western Bluebird
Steller's Jay
Mountain Chickadee
American Goldfinch
Cassins Finch
Ringed Turtle Dove
Mourning Dove
Tree Swallow
Chipping Sparrow
White Winged Crossbill
Broad-tailed Hummingbird
Song Sparrow
Ash-throated Flycatcher
Lark Sparrow
Red- tailed Hawk
Hermit Thrush
Orange-crowned Warbler
Clarks Nutcracker
Lesser Goldfinch
Black Headed Grosbeak

White-breasted Nuthatch

I will add to the list as we see them. Haven't put out hummingbird food yet but will do it today or tomorrow.


Smalltown RN said...

to early for hummingbirds here....they come around April...last year I had six that hung around all season...amazing birds..

Women on the Verge said...

Too early here too... my baltimore orioles love the hummingbird feeder too-- they're usually the first there!