January - April 2011
Male Northern Cardinal in the snow.
American Tree Sparrow
An unusual but exciting February capture: Yellow-rumped Warbler
Early spring boardwalk repairs in the net lanes.
Tracks of the ever elusive bobcat all around the banding area.
The bobcat caught on file using a motion camera along one of the net lanes.
The camera trap also captured 2 white-footed mice.
Raccoon print in the mud.
A Yellow-rumped Warbler in March.
One of the many red-spotted newts enjoying the wet spring at PARC.
An early spring capture of a Chipping Sparrow.
Male Golden-crowned Kinglet.
Fox Sparrow moving North in March.
A Belted Kingfisher returns.
A splash of color after a dull winter. Two ASY male Purple Finches.
One of the 30 Purple Finches banded in April.
An ASY Blue Jay. This bird can be aged as an ASY by the lack of a molt limit and the prominent black barring across its primary coverts.
An adult male Sharp-shinned Hawk. Notice the red barring across the chest of this bird.
An aberrant plumaged Dark-eyed Junco. Notice the white throat and cheek patch.
Rushing waters at a nearby state park: Linn Run.