Sunday Showcase: Late Winter Birds

Spring is here and the new migrants are showing up daily, but here is another look at some of the winter birds seen in Fish Creek Park and the Weaselhead Nature Area in Calgary. All photographs by Tony LePrieur.

The photos below were taken in Fish Creek Park on February 17, 2014.

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Great Gray Owl, Bebo Grove.

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Boreal Chickadee.

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Black-capped Chickadee.

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Golden-crowned Kinglet.

These shots of the Three-toed Woodpecker in Bebo Grove were taken on February 23, 2014.

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The remaining photos below were taken on February 23, 2014 in the Weaselhead.

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Great Horned Owl.

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Boreal Chickadee.

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American Tree Sparrow.

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Dark-eyed Junco.

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Golden-crowned Kinglet.

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House Finch.

2 thoughts on “Sunday Showcase: Late Winter Birds

  1. Hi.Beautiful photos,what a lovely way to start the day.I am a landsape painter that sometimes adds wildlife to my paintings.i wondered if Tony Le Prieur would mind or give me permission to use his Great Gray Owl photos as reference material?Thanks and happy birding.Connie Roberts.

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