Category Archives: Birds

Green Heron At Miner’s Cove

This Green Heron was photographed at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. I parked in an area known as Miner’s Cove. Miner’s Cove has been my go to place for the past several weeks for photographing Yellow-crowned Night-Herons and Barred Owls. There was also a Cinnamon Raccoon feeding at this place. Actually I saw several types of… Read More »

Barred Owl In Flooded Timber

I parked on the side of the auto tour road to watch a Water Moccasin when this Barred Owl flew into a tree across from me. It checked me out a few times but searched the water that was under the tree. The snake disappeared when the Owl first landed. I’m not sure if the Snake is what… Read More »

Pair Of Barred Owl Fledglings

I have observed and photographed a pair of Barred Owl Fledglings for several weeks (July 2018) at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. This pair is in an area that’s called Miner’s Cove. I am able to sit in my pickup on the side of the road to photograph them and the parents. The Barred Owl parents… Read More »

Barred Owl At Miner’s Cove

I spotted this Barred Owl around 08:40 a.m. at Miner’s Cove at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma (07-31-2018). Miner’s Cove is a great place to see and photograph these Owls. A pair of them raised a couple of young ones which I was able to photograph (Barred Owl Fledglings). I’m surprised this one was out so… Read More »

Juvenile Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Close-up

This photograph of a Juvenile Yellow-crowned Night-Heron Close-up was taken last July at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. I start seeing these birds during June but I haven’t seen any this year and it is already late July. I am wondering if the flood we had back in May had something to do with them not… Read More »