Sep 132013
 
House Finch - Crimson and Clover

It’s been a long time since I’ve photographed a House Finch. This vividly colored male is striking with his deeply red feathers emphasized against a viridian background. Observations Details County – Denton City – Carrollton Date – Aug 1, 2013 Time of Day – Evening Temperature – Hot (greater than 89°F/32°C) Weather – Clear Habitat

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Apr 052012
 

Two days ago the Dallas/Fort Worth area made national news when severe storms rolled through the area. We had Tornados. We had hail. We had thunder and lightning. In a couple of places there was significant amounts of damage. The worst of the storm missed our neighborhood, but there were still some causalities. These two

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Jul 272011
 
House Finch - Preening

The House Finch’s song is a joyous warble. These flighty birds move around frequently, never staying in one spot for long. We observed this male engaged in a thorough preening. Observation Details County – Denton City – Carrollton Date – April 26, 2005 Time of Day – Noon Temperature – Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C) Weather – Cloudy

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