Category Archives: Birds

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Edmonds November Birds

This post includes November bird photos from the Edmonds waterfront and marsh and Pine Ridge Park, and a quick commercial. If you’re looking for holiday gifts for bird lovers, some of my local bird photographs […]

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Rare Swallow-tailed Gull

Birdwatchers in the Pacific Northwest and beyond flocked to the waterfront north of Seattle for several weeks in early September to see a rare Swallow-tailed Gull. While not rare in general, these gulls breed on […]

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American White Pelicans Visit Padilla Bay

American White Pelicans aren’t rare, at least not in general. But they are rare in western Washington. So when I heard that there was a large group in Padilla Bay–part of Puget Sound near Anacortes, […]

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Great Blue Heron at Juanita Bay Park

Juanita Bay Park on Lake Washington in Kirkland, Washington, is a great place for birdwatching and bird photography. On a recent morning, this Great Blue Heron seemed to be posing for me very close to […]

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