A for Adventure

Queen 1Queen Butterfly

CW 8.10.16Cactus Wren

Ground SquirrelRound-tailed Ground Squirrel

Lizard DBG

SulphurCloudless Sulphur

WW Dove PPWhite-winged Dove

Active Bees_edited-1

Hummer

Cacti

I was at the Desert Botanical Garden yesterday volunteering (inside) and went walking around afterwards. It was very hot and humid and not much action in the animal world. I’m looking forward to cooler weather and spending more time there doing fun volunteer things and getting some new birds.

The following photos were taken in my yard. We have a lot of hummers right now. These are at least 2 different Anna’s Hummingbirds.

Anna's 8.5.16_edited-1

Anna's 2 8.5.16

Anna's 8.7.16

I’m heading off for a mini-adventure in a couple days so hope to have some different scenery and maybe some new birds to post soon…nothing exotic like the Galapagos Islands or anything like that…

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3 responses to “A for Adventure

  1. Great photos! Interesting that now you are having lots of hummingbirds and they have really thinned out up here.

  2. Wonderful photographs, Candace!
    I’ve never seen a hummingbird with it’s beak open, so I just love that last shot.

    Have a fantastic mini-adventure, and I’ll see you when you return.

  3. An interesting collection of pictures despite your hot, humid weather. You do such a good job of posting. I like your work very much.

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