May 092014
 
Great-tailed Grackle - Soggy Bread

These opportunistic Great-tailed Grackles were observed as they helped themselves to some soggy pieces of bread left behind by duck feeding park patrons. In the pictures below the big black male grackles are contrasted nicely with the smaller, duller colored females. On occasion, the males would take time off from eating strike poses that were

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Jun 092013
 
Lesser Yellowlegs - Pairing Up

A pair of Lesser Yellowlegs at John Bunker Sands in Seagoville, Texas. Observation Details County – Dallas City – Seagoville Date – Apr 21, 2013 Time of Day – Midmorning Temperature – Cool (50-69°F/10-21°C) Weather – Partly Cloudy Habitat – Recreation-Park Type of Behavior – Courting Gender – Mixed Maturity – Adult Observer – Chris

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May 092013
 
Red-winged Blackbird - White Rock Lake

A male Red-winged Blackbird trying to attract the attention of a mate at White Rock Lake in Dallas, Texas. Observation Details County – Dallas City – Dallas Date – Apr 28, 2013 Time of Day – Morning Temperature – Cool (50-69°F/10-21°C) Weather – Cloudy Habitat – Recreation-Park Type of Behavior – Courting Gender – Male

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