Male Eastern Bluebird Bringing Nest Material To Birdhouse

I was watching this male Eastern Bluebird bringing nest material to the birdhouse I have near my garden. He was taking it into the birdhouse and then bringing it back out. He is doing this to attract a female. This was all happening five days ago, so I will let you know how it turns out for him.… Read More »

Male Eastern Bluebird Perched On Rain Gauge

I was heading out for an early morning hike when I spotted a male Eastern Bluebird perched on my rain gauge near my garden. I have been hoping to see these birds for the past three years here on my property in the Arkansas Ouachitas. On my property at my main house I have been always able to… Read More »

Female Purple Finch Here In The Ouachitas Of Arkansas

Here is the female Purple Finch I mentioned a couple of days ago. I posted a photo of the male (Male Purple Finch Here In The Ouachitas) a couple of days ago if you want to check it out. The white line on the face above the eye seem to make it easier for me to tell these… Read More »

Male Purple Finch Here In The Ouachitas

This male Purple Finch was photographed near one of my feeders here at my place in the Ouachitas of Arkansas. I usually see House Finches at my main home in Lavaca. It is difficult for me to tell these two birds apart, so lets hope I got it right. I have found several websites that help me to… Read More »

Dull Colors Of The Female American Goldfinch

This time of year it is easier to see the difference between the male American Goldfinch and the female American Goldfinch. I posted a photo of a male this past Monday (Male American Goldfinch Molting Into Breeding Plumage). In the winter I would have a difficult time seeing the difference between a non-breeding male and a female. I… Read More »