Marshall Faintich's Wildlife Photography

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Wildlife Photos

The best wildlife photos taken from my field reports (scroll down for field reports)

North American Birds, Mammals, Reptiles, Amphibians, Bugs, and other Critters

Wildlife photos from other areas: Hawaii, Australia, New Zealand, England, North Atlantic Ocean, Lesser Antilles, Yucatan Atlantic Coast, and other Caribbean Islands

   
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Essays, Announcements, and Field Reports/Photos

Essays, Articles, and Interviews


See photos and read about three Red-shouldered Hawk chicks growing from birth to fledglings.

See photos and read about a Rough-legged Hawk defending its territory.

Essay: My Passion for Wildlife Photography

Article: My Brother Dave

Photo essay: The Winter of 2009/2010

Audio Interview on NPR (skip to a little past the middle of the broadcast download)

Read my article on the Rockfish Valley Trail and the Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch in the October 2010 issue of Birder's World magazine

My Design for a Universal Squirrel-Proof Bird Feeder Post

Read my article on the spectacular autumn 2010 birding here on the Rockfish Valley Trail and the Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch on the Birder's World magazine blog

Announcements and Upcoming Events

October 13, 2014; 7:30-8:30; Augusta Bird Club; Staunton, VA; Global Wildlife presentation.

Current Month Field Reports - Report Headline

July 2014
Swoope, VA 7/4/14 - 3 Bald Eagles!
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/2/14 - 20 avian species

Prior Months Field Reports - Report Headline

June 2014
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 6/28/14 - Juvenile Cooper's Hawks!
Crozet, VA 6/27/14 - 41 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 6/26/14 - 28 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 6/25/14 - Juvenile Cooper's Hawks!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 6/24/14 - a few photos
Rockfish Valley 6/22-23/14 - Blue Grosbeaks
Highland County, VA 6/20/14 - 32 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/19/14 - 22 species
Swoope, Virginia 6/18/14 - Cliff Swallows
Central Virginia 6/16/14 - Three Warblers
Rockfish Valley, VA 6/7-13/14 - a few birds
Augusta & Highland Counties, VA 6/6/14 - 34 avian species
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/5/14 - Yellow-breasted Chats
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/3/14 - 26 avian species
Augusta County, VA 6/2/14 - Purple Gallinule!

May 2014
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/27/14 - 21 avian species
Swoope, Virginia 5/25/14 - 47 species; Dickcissel, Alder Flycatcher; Bobolink, Bald Eagle
Southeastern Virginia 5/21-22/14 - Swainson's Warbler
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/20/14 - 27 species
Allegheny Mountains, VA 5/19/14 - Blue-winged Warbler
Central Virginia 5/16/14 - Five Warblers
Allegheny Mountains, VA 5/11-12/14 - 13 warbler species
Blue Ridge Parkway 5/9/14 - Kentucky Warbler
Rockfish Valley Trail; Blue Ridge Parkway 5/7/14 - a few warblers
South on the Blue Ridge Parkway 5/6/14 - Great photo day!
Augusta County, VA 5/5/14 - 6 warbler species
Central Virginia 5/3/14 - More Warblers!
Central Virginia 5/1/14 - 57 species; Warblers!

April 2014
Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee 4/25-27/14
Central Arizona 4/6-14/14 - 99+ species
Harrisonburg, VA 4/4/14 - Grebes!
Augusta County, VA 4/2/14 - 36 species

March 2014
Central Virginia 3/31/14 - Rusty Blackbirds
Rockfish Valley 3/26-27/14 - Skunk
Stoney Creek 3/25-26/14 - snow birds
Rockfish Valley 3/24/14 - Rusty Blackbirds
Shenandoah Valley 3/21/14 - 41 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 3/20/14 - American Woodcock; Rusty Blackbirds
Stoney Creek 3/19/14 - more Fox Sparrows
Stoney Creek 3/18/14 - more sparrows
Central Virginia 3/15-17/14 - Fox and Chipping Sparrows
Charlottesville, Virginia 3/14/14 - Red-necked Grebes
Central Virginia 3/4-11/14 - a few birds

February 2014
Delmarva Coast 2/24-28/14 - 102 species
Stoney Creek 2/19/14 - Eagle and Hawks
Shenandoah Valley 2/17/14 - Lapland Longspurs!
Shenandoah Valley 2/10/14 - Long-tailed Duck; White-winged Scoter; Red-necked Grebes!
Central Virginia 2/2-6/14 - Ducks!

January 2014
Southern Florida - 112 avian species

December 2013
Mt. Crawford 12/30/13 - SNOWY OWL!
Shenandoah Valley 12/27/13 - Krider's x Eastern Red-tailed Hawk
Shenandoah Valley 12/24/13 - 37 species; Cackling Geese; American Black Duck hybrids
James River State Park; Lake Nelson, VA 12/20/13 - 35 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/18/13 - 28 species
Shenandoah Valley 12/16/13 - 41 species
Shenandoah Valley 12/13/13 - Lots of ducks; Long-tailed Duck!
Crozet, VA 12/12/13 - 33 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/11/13 - 22 species
Stoney Creek 12/9-10/13 - Hermit Thrush
Shenandoah Valley 12/7/13 - Snow Goose
Stoney Creek 12/5/13 - 30 species
Rockingham County, VA 12/4/13 - In search of a Snowy Owl
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/3/13 - 23 species
Highland County, VA 12/2/13 - Goshawk; Eagles, Red-headed Woodpecker; Tundra Swan

November 2013
Dutch Gap, VA 11/29/13 - 51 species; Great Horned Owl
Shenandoah Valley 11/25/13
Stoney Creek 11/24/13; Bald Eagle; Double-crested Cormorant
Rockingham County, VA 11/21/13; Northern Saw-whet Owl Banding
Stoney Creek 11/21/13; Immature Purple Finches
East of the Blue Ridge 11/16-20/13; Stoney Creek; Crozet; Rockfish Valley Trail
Augusta County 11/15/13; Stoney Creek 11/16/13
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/14/13 - 16 species
James River State Park; Lake Nelson, VA 11/13/13 - 36 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/11/13 - 30 species; Fox Sparrow
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/10/13 - 21 species; Fox Sparrow
Shenandoah Valley 11/8/13 - Horned Larks
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/6/13 - 34 species; Vesper Sparrow
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/4/13 - 26 species; Sparrows

October 2013
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/24/13 - 10 Sparrow Species
Nazarene Wetlands, Rockingham County, VA 10/22/13 - Stilt Sandpiper
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/21/13 - 30 species; Vesper Sparrow
Augusta County, VA 10/20/13 - 39 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/19/13 - 27 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/18/13 - 27 species
Wintergreen Area 10/15-17/13 - Warblers!
Wintergreen Area 10/14/13 - Merlin; Rufous Hummingbird; Osprey ; Bald Eagle
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/13/13 - Merlin!
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/11/13 - 31 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/9/13 - 25 species; Kinglets
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/8/13 - 44 species; Connecticut Warbler!
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/6/13 - 27 species; Sparrows
Switzer's Dam, Rockingham County, VA 10/4/13 - 5 warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/3/13 - 20 species; Sharp-shinned Hawk
Crozet, VA 10/2/13 - 30 species; 4 warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/1/13 - 26 species; Lincoln's Sparrow

September 2013
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/30/13 - 28 species; 6 warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/28/13 - 40 species; 5 warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/27/13 - 26 species
Augusta County, VA 9/25/13 - 51 species; 9 warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/24/13 - 30 species; Swainson's Thrush; a few warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/23/13 - 36 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/22/13 - 38 species
Wintergreen Area 9/20/13 - a few warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/19/13 - Five warbler species
Wintergreen Area 9/16-18/13 - Warblers
Wintergreen Area 9/13-15/13 - YB Cuckoo; Bald Eagles; a few warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/12/13 - some unusual birds
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/8-9/13 - a few warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/7/13 - Warblers!
Rockfish Valley Trail; Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 9/6/13 - A few Warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/4/13 - 33 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/3/13 - 23 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/2/13 - Red-headed Woodpecker!
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/1/13 - 24 species

August 2013
Reddish Knob, VA 8/30/13 - Warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/29/13 - 18 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/27/13 - 20 species
Central Virginia 8/26/13 - Horned Larks; Olive-sided Flycatcher; Common Nighthawks
Rockfish Valley Trail; Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 8/24-25/13 - Scarlet Tanagers; Yellow-breasted Chat; hawks
Central Virginia 8/21-22/13 - Rattlesnake; Red-headed Woodpeckers
Wintergreen area 8/19-20/13 - Five warbler species
Central Virginia 8/16-17/13 - A few warblers and hawks
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/15/13 - 29 species; Baltimore Oriole
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 8/13/13 - 15 species; Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Augusta County, VA 8/12/13 - 50 species; Dickcissels, Bobolinks, shorebirds
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/9/13 - 21 species

July 2013
Canadian Rockies and Glacier National Park (Montana, USA) 7/22-31/13
Seattle, Washington 7/20-21/13
Swoope, VA 7/15/13 - 23 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/12/13 - 32 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/5/13 - Yellow Warbler

June 2013
Swoope, VA 6/28/13 - Dickcissels!
Blue Ridge Parkway 6/26/13 - A few warblers
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 6/22/13 - 20 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/21/13 - 39 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/19/13 - 30 species
Central Virginia 6/14/13 - Barn Owls
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/12/13 - 32 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/11/13 - 30 species
Canaan Valley, WVA 6/8/13 - Clay-colored Sparrow; Alder Flycatcher
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/5/13 - Yellow birds
Highland County, VA 6/4/13 - Mourning and Golden-winged Warblers

May 2013
Blue Ridge Parkway; Skyline Drive 5/30/13 - A few warblers
Ohio & Michigan Birding trip 5/19-23/13 - Kirtland's Warbler; 114 species
Shenandoah Valley, VA 5/16/13 - Warblers
Highland and Augusta Counties 5/15/13 - Warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/14/13 - Warblers; Least Flycatcher
Crozet, VA 5/13/13 - 33 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/12/13 - Warblers; Broad-winged Hawks
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/10/13 - Warblers; Hawks
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/9/13 - Warblers; Crozet, VA - Red-necked Phalarope!
Central Virginia 5/8/13 - Looney Tunes!
Blue Ridge Parkway; Rockfish Valley Trail 5/3/13 - Warblers!
Western Augusta County, VA 5/2/13 - Warblers; Unusual Hummingbird
Blue Ridge Parkway; Waynesboro, VA 5/1/13 - Warblers; Shorebirds; Bear!

April 2013
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/30/13 - 30 species - Yellow Warbler
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/29/13 - 31 species - Blue-winged Warbler; Blue-headed Vireo; Cedar Waxwings
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/27/13 - 33 species - Prairie Warbler; Common Yellowthroat; Yellow-breasted Chat
Dutch Gap, VA 4/26/13 - 46 species; Prothonotary Warblers; Black-billed Cuckoo; Blue Grosbeak
Albemarle & Nelson Counties 4/25/13 - 43 species
Rockfish Valley 4/24/13 - Common Yellowthroats
Central Virginia 4/23/13 - 43 species
Central Virginia 4/22/13 - A good variety
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/21/13 - 33 species
Crozet, VA 4/19/13 - Osprey
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 4/18/13 - 31 species - Lake and Shore Birds
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/17/13 - 13 more species - Kingbird, Palm Warbler
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/16/13 - 29 species - Common Yellowthroat
Skyline Drive 4/12/13; Rockfish Valley Trail 4/13/13 - Blue-headed Vireo
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/11/13 - 28 species - American Bittern
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 4/10/13 - 25 species - Pine Siskin
St. Louis, MO area 4/5-8/13 - Eurasian Tree Sparrow
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 4/3/13 - 35 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/2/13 - 30 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/1/13 - 25 species

March 2013
James River State Park 3/30/13 - 35 species
Central Virginia 3/27-29/13 - Winter Birds
New Hope, VA 3/26/13 - Lapland Longspurs!
Stoney Creek 3/20, 23/13 - Horned Grebe; Pine Warblers; Osprey
Central Virginia 3/21-22/13 - Ducks; Hawks
Crozet, VA 3/7-19/13 - Ducks, Grebes, & Raptors
Crozet, VA 3/18/13 - Ducks & Grebes
Central Virginia 3/14/13 - Ducks
Central Virginia 3/10/13 - Short-eared Owls!
Central Virginia 3/8/13 - Lapland Longspur; American Pipits; Horned Larks
Central Virginia 3/3/13 - Ross's and Cackling Geese; Red-tailed and Rough-legged Hawks do battle!
Mathews Loop 3/2/13 - 47 species - Surf Scoters; Gannet

February 2013
Crozet, VA 2/28/13 - Ducks & Hawk
Central Virginia 2/27/13 - Bald Eagles
Dutch Gap, VA 2/25/13 - 53 species - Rufous Hummingbird!
Stoney Creek 2/24/13 - Ducks & Hawks
Highland & Augusta Counties 2/21/13 - Golden Eagles; American Tree Sparrows; Short-eared Owls!
Stoney Creek 2/14/13 - Lake Anna 2/15/13 - Winter Wrens; Western, Pied-billed, & Horned Grebes; Common Loons
Central Virginia 2/9-12/13 - Evening Grosbeak; 2 "Gray Ghosts"
Albemarle County 2/7/13 - Horned Grebe; Goldeneyes; Tundra Swan

January 2013
Southwest Florida - 124 avian species

December 2012
Stoney Creek 12/30/12 - Red-brested Nuthatches; Great Blue Heron
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/28/12 - 20 species - Merlin; Kestrel, Swamp Sparrow
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/21/12 - Gray Ghost #2 returns
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/20/12 - 25 species
Central Virginia 12/18-19/12 - A few hawks
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/18/12 - Harrier & Crow
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/17/12 - 25 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/15/12 - Gray Ghost #2 - the saga continues
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/14/12 - Gray Ghost #2 - sub-adult male
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/13/12 - Gray Ghost #2!
Zion Crossroads 12/12/12 - Gray Ghost and other Harriers!
Stoney Creek 12/10/12; Crozet 12/11/12
Central Virginia 12/7-8/12 - Searching for Life Birds
Wintergreen Area 12/6/12 - 34 species
Dutch Gap, VA 12/3/12 - 47 species - American Bittern; Marsh Wren!

November 2012
Augusta County, VA 11/29/12 - 41 species - Hawks; Bald Eagles; BC Night Heron!
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/28/12 - 23 species - Cooper's Hawk; Savannah Sparrow
Nelson County, VA 11/26/12 - 41 species - Hawks; Bald Eagles!
Central Virginia 11/22-25/12 - Hawks
Central Virginia 11/20/12 - 25 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/19/12 - Hawk Wars!
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/18/12 - 29 species - Bald Eagles; Northern Harrier; Palm Warbler
Central Virginia 11/16/12 - Lake and Shore Birds
Central Virginia 11/13-14/12 - Raptors
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/12/12 - 23 species - Fox Sparrow; Palm Warbler
Stuart's Draft & Crozet, VA 11/9/12 - 32 species
Wintergreen Area 11/8/12 - 33 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/6/12 - 33 species - Fox Sparrow; Northern Harrier
Rockingham County, VA 11/5/12 - 2 new life birds
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/4/12 - 22 species - Lincoln's Sparrow
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/3/12 - 35 species
Crozet, VA 11/1/12; Rockfish Valley Trail 11/2/12 - 31 species

October 2012
Post-superstorm Sandy birding 10/30-31/12
Stoney Creek 10/28/12 - 28 species - BTB Warbler
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/26/12 - 30 species - Northern Harrier
Stoney Creek 10/25/12 - 32 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/24/12 - 41 species - Sparrows
Crozet, VA 10/23/12 - Wilson's Snipe
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/22/12 - 33 species - Sparrows
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/20/12 - 50 species
Stoney Creek; Crozet, VA 10/15;19/12 - Sparrows
Williamsburg, VA 10/17/12
Crozet, VA 10/14/12 - Sparrows
Rockfish Valley Trail; Stoney Creek 10/13/12 - 48 species
Crozet, VA 10/12/12 - Double Eagle!
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/11/12 - 37 species - Sparrows and Warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/10/12 - 37 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/6/12 - 71 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/5/12 - 48 species
Crozet, VA 10/4/12 - 36 species including 8 warbler species; Black-billed Cuckoo; Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/3/12 - 52 species including 6 warbler species; Bobolink; Merlin
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/1/12 - 36 species including 5 warbler species; Lincoln's Sparrows; Kestrels

September 2012
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/29/12 - 65 species including 13 warbler species
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/28/12 - 44 species; Merlin; Warbling Vireo
Rockfish Valley Trail; Stoney Creek 9/27/12 - 51 species including 8 warbler species
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/26/12 - 37 species including 6 warbler species
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/25/12 - 40 species including 6 warbler species; Black-billed Cuckoo
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/24/12 - 50 species including 9 warbler species; Yellow-bellied Flycatcher; Red-headed Woodpecker
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/22/12 - 41 species including 5 warbler species
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/21/12 - 51 species including 11 warbler species; Red-headed Woodpecker
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/20/12 - 47 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/19/12 - 35 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/17/12 - Connecticut & Mourning Warblers; Olive-sided Flycatcher!
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/16/12 - Broad-winged Hawks
Rockfish Valley Trail; Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/15/12 - Olive-sided Flycatcher!
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/14/12 - Yellow-bellied Flycatcher; Blue-winged & other Warblers!
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/13/12 - 44 species; Yellow-bellied Flycatcher; Blue-winged & Lawrence's Warblers!
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/12/12 - 43 species; Warblers! Hawks!
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/11/12 - Bobolink!
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/10/12 - Warblers!
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/7-8/12 - Eagles!
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/7/12 - 26 species - Yellow-bellied Flycatcher!
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/4/12 - 33 species
Stoney Creek; Rockfish Valley Trail 9/1-2/12 - Warblers

August 2012
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/31/12 - Immature White-eyed Vireo
Reddish Knob Area 8/30/12 - 43 species; 8 warbler species!
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/29/12 - 34 species; BTG Warbler
Stoney Creek; Skyline Drive and Blue Ridge Parkway 8/27/12
Nelson, Augusta, and Rockbridge Counties 8/23-24/12
Highland and Rockbridge Counties 8/20-21/12 - Swallow-tailed Kite!
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/18/12 - 26 species
Lexington, VA 8/17/12 - 18 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/15/12 - 40 species
Rockingham County, VA 8/13/12 - Warblers; Vireos; Bear!
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/11/12 - 22 species
Skyline Drive and Blue Ridge Parkway 8/9/12
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/4/12 - 42 species
Crozet, VA 8/3/12 - Ducks

July 2012
Wintergreen area 7/31/12 - Birds, Bees, and Butterflies
Augusta County, VA 7/29/12 - North River Loop
Skyline Drive 7/28/12
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/25/12 - 37 species; Purple Martin; Willow Flycatcher
Dutch Gap and Piney Grove Preserve, VA 7/23/12
New Hope, VA 7/19/12 - Dickcissels!
Crozet, VA 7/16/12 - Wading birds; Bald Eagle
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/14/12 - 29 species
Stuart's Draft, VA 7/11/12 - Great Crested Flycatcher
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 7/10/12 - Storm Damage
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/3/12 - 24 species

June 2012
Highland County, VA 6/27/12 - Northern Parula; Golden-winged Warblers!
Swoope, VA 6/26/12 - Horned Lark; Grasshopper Sparrow
Stoney Creek 6/23/12 & Rockfish Valley Trail 6/25/12 - Warblers; Cuckoo
Highland and Augusta Counties, VA 6/20/12 - 47 species
Highland County, VA 6/15/12 - Ruffed Grouse!
Crozet, VA 6/14/12 - Bald Eagle; Herons; Juvenile Woodpecker
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/13/12 - 29 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/11/12 - 20 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 6/10-11/12 - Red-shouldered Hawk fledglings update
Crozet, VA 6/8/12 - Bald Eagle!
Dutch Gap, Richmond, VA 6/5/12 - Prothonotary and Yellow-throated Warblers!
Northern Neck Virginia area 6/4/12 - 36 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/2/12 - 33 species

May 2012
Greater Wintergreen area 5/29-31/12 - Some interesting birds
Shenandoah Valley, VA 5/27/12 - Pileated Woodpeckers
Crozet, VA 5/26/12 - Semipalmated Plover and Sandpipers!
Blue Ridge Parkway 5/25/12 - A few warblers
Blue Ridge Parkway 5/23/12 - A few warblers
Wintergreen area 5/20-22/12 - More Red-shouldered Hawk chicks!
Highland County, VA 5/19/12 - Golden-winged/Brewster's Warblers!
Blue Ridge Parkway 5/18/12 - Warblers!
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/16/12 - 31 species
Stoney Creek & Crozet, VA 5/15/12 - Black Tern!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 5/13/12 - Red-shouldered Hawk chicks update
Blue Ridge Parkway & Crozet, VA 5/11/12 - Warblers & Shorebirds
Wintergreen area 5/10/12 - Red-shouldered Hawk chicks!
Stoney Creek & Crozet, VA 5/9/12 - Warblers & Shorebirds
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 5/8/12 - More Fox Kit Photos
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/7/12 - 26 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 5/6/12 - Fox Kit
Blue Ridge Parkway 5/4-5/12 - Warblers!
Crozet, VA 5/3/12 - 32 Species
Warren Ferry and Fortune's Cove VA 5/2/12 - Warblers

April 2012
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/30/12 - 38 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 4/29/12 - Sandpipers; Osprey
St. Louis, MO 4/24-27/12 - A few species
Blue Ridge Parkway 4/20/12 - Warblers!
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/19/12 - Eagle, Hawk
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/17/12 - 28 species
Central Virginia 4/16/12 - Warblers, Cormorant, Eagle, Hawks
Crozet, VA 4/14/12 - Eagles; Sandpipers
Blue Ridge Parkway 4/13/12 - B&W Warbler
Wintergreen Area 4/12/12 - 32 species
Central Virginia 4/5-11/12 - 40 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/4/12 - 33 species - Kestrels!
Shenandoah Valley and Blue Ridge Parkway 4/3/12 - Vesper Sparrow
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/31/12 & Warren Ferry, VA 4/1/12 - Yellow-throated Warbler!

March 2012
Crozet, VA 3/30/12 - 33 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 3/28-29/12 - 25 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 3/27/12 - Kestrels!
Rockfish Valley Trail 3/26/12 - Kestrel Box
Ridgeview Park (Waynesboro, VA) 3/26/12 - 18 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/25/12 - Hawks, Owl, and Woodpecker Wars!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/24/12 - Red-breasted Mergansers!
Rockfish Valley Trail 3/23/12 - 33 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) & Rockfish Valley Trail 3/22/12
Rockfish Valley Trail 3/21/12 - 36 species - Louisiana Waterthrush, Kestrels, Sparrows!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/20/12 - 33 Species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/19/12 - Garter Snake
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/16/12 - Carolina Chickadee Cavity Nest
Rockfish Valley Trail 3/15/12 - 24 Species
Rockfish Valley Trail 3/14/12 - Virginia Rail
Shenandoah Valley & Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/11/12
Crozet, VA 3/10/12 - Bald Eagle!
Rockfish Valley Trail 3/9/12 - 22 Species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/7/12 - Ducks!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/5-6/12 - Snow Birds
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/4/12 - 26 Species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/3/12 - Ducks!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) & Stuart's Draft, VA 3/1-2/12 - 34 Species

February 2012
Rockfish Valley Trail 2/28/12 - 24 Species - Hawks!
Stuart's Draft, VA 2/27/12 - Lark Sparrow; Greater White-fronted Geese; Horned Larks
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 2/26/12 - 25 Species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 2/25/12 - Rusty Blackbirds!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 2/23/12 - 25 Species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 2/22/12 - Red-shouldered Hawks!
Rockfish Valley Trail 2/21/12 - 20 Species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 2/20/12 - GBBC
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 2/18/12 - GBBC
Rockfish Valley Trail 2/17/12 - 28 Species - GBBC
Stuart's Draft, VA 2/9/12 - Lark Sparrow; American Pipits; American Wigeons
Rockfish Valley Trail 2/6/12 - 20 Species - Northern Harrier!

January 2012
Naples, Florida 1/15-29/12 - 84 avian species
Rockfish Valley Trail 1/12/12 - 20 Species - Red-shouldered Hawks, Red-tailed Hawk
Rockfish Valley Trail 1/10/12 - 20 Species - Kestrel, Red-tailed Hawk
Stuart's Draft, VA 1/6/12 - Lark Sparrow!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 1/3/12 - 23 Species
Rockfish Valley Trail 1/2/12 - 16 Species

December 2011
Waynesboro, VA 12/31/11 - American Wigeon
Zion Crossroads, VA 12/29/11 - Short-eared Owls; Northern Harriers
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/26/11 - 20 Species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 12/22/11 - 22 Species
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/19/11 - 23 Species; Raptors!
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/16/11 - 22 Species; Kestrel
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 12/15/11 - Cooper's Hawk
Stuart's Draft, VA 12/13/11
Crozet, VA 12/12/11
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/11/11 - 23 Species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 12/8-10/11
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 12/2,3/11 - Snow Goose!
Shenandoah Valley 12/1/11 - Rough-legged Hawk!

November 2011
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen); Rockfish Valley Trail 11/29,30/11 - Snow Goose!
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/24/11 - 24 Species
James River Wildlife Management Area 11/19/11 - 12 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen); Rockfish Valley Trail 11/18/11 - Great Horned Owl, Hawks!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 11/12,15/11; Rockfish Valley Trail 11/14/11
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 11/8/11; Rockfish Valley Trail 11/9/11
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/7/11 - 21 Species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 11/4/11- 23 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/3/11 - Coyote!

October 2011
London, England 10/27/11 - 11/1/11
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/25/11 - 21 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/24/11 - 34 species
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch; Rockfish Valley Trail 10/21/11
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/20/11 - 30 species - Blue-headed Vireo; White-crowned Sparrow; Warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/18/11 - 29 species - Sparrows; Kestrel; Warblers
Rockfish Valley 10/16/11- Usual species
Rockfish Valley 10/13-14/11- A few warblers
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 10/8-11/11- Warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/10/11 - 42 species - Sparrows; Kestrel
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/7/11 - 44 species - Sparrows!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 10/6/11- 20 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/5/11 - 41 species - Warblers!
Blue Ridge Parkway; Wintergreen Mountain 10/4/11- a few birds
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/3/11 - 20 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/2/11 - 33 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 10/1/11- 20 species

September 2011
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/30/11 - 31 species - Cuckoos; Hawks!
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/29/11 - 29 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/28/11 - 35 species - Warblers!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 9/27/11 - Warblers!
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/26/11 - 24 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/24/11 - 26 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/22/11 - 31 species - RS/RT/BW/SS Hawks; Merlin
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/21/11 - 40 species - Warblers, Vireos
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/19/11 - 30 species - Broad-winged Hawks, Bald Eagle, Warblers
Blue Ridge Parkway; Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/18/11 - Broad-winged Hawks
Rockfish Valley Trail VEA Bird Walk 9/17/11 - 50 species; Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/16/11 - 27 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/14/11 - 31 species - Vireos, Warblers, Wrens, Thrush
Blue Ridge Parkway; Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/13/11 - Raptors!
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/12/11 - 21 species
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/11/11 - Bald Eagles
Blue Ridge Parkway 9/9/11 - Warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/8/11 - 34 species - Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Rockfish Valley Trail; Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 9/7/11 - 28 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 9/3/11; Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/4/11
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/2/11 - Blue Grosbeak
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 9/2/11 - Magnolia Warbler!

August 2011
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/30/11 - 22 Species
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 8/29/11 - not much today
New Hampshire 8/23-26/11
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/21/11 - 22 Species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 8/18/11 - Great Crested Flycatcher
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/17/11 - 28 Species
Blue Ridge Parkway 8/16/11 - Juvenile Hawks
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/15/11 - 27 Species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 8/12/11 - Herons
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 8/11/11 - Cooper's Hawk
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/10/11 - 24 Species
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/9/11 - Willow Flycatcher
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 8/8/11 - Yellow-billed Cuckoo!

July 2011
North Atlantic Ocean Crossing 7/20-27/11
London, England 7/12-20/11
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/5/11 - Yellow-breasted Chat; Mystery Bird

June 2011
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen); Rockfish Valley Trail 6/29/11 - Weird day!
Wintergreen Mountain 6/28/11 - Red-tailed Hawk & garter snake
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 6/27/11 - Green Herons
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/27/11 - 39 Species
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/26/11 - Louisiana Waterthrush
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 6/25/11 - Green Herons; Pine Warbler
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/24/11 - Orchard Orioles
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/22/11 - Yellow-breasted Chat
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/14/11; Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 6/15/11
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/13/11 - Yellow Warbler; juvenile birds
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/11/11 - Yellow Warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/9/11 - Bluebirds; Close Encounter!
Wintergreen Mountain; Blue Ridge Parkway 6/7/11 - Hawks; Warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/6/11 - Hawks
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/3/11 - Yellow-breasted Chat; Bank(?) Swallow

May 2011
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/26/11 - White-eyed Vireo
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/25/11 - Olive-sided Flycatcher
Blue Ridge Parkway 5/23/11 - Warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/22/11 - White-eyed Vireo
Mint Springs Park (Crozet, VA) 5/21/11 - Warblers?
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 5/19/11 - Red-winged Blackbirds
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/19/11 - Warbler ID Thread
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/18/11 - Warblers
Crozet, VA; Rockfish Valley Trail 5/16/11 - Rainy day birds
Wintergreen Mountain; Blue Ridge Parkway 5/12/11 - Tanagers; Warblers
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 5/11/11 - Worm-eating Warbler
Blue Ridge Parkway 5/10/11 - Warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/9/11 - Yellow Warbler and more
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/6/11 - 22 species
Charlottesville; Blue Ridge Parkway 5/5/11 - Warblers
Blue Ridge Parkway 5/2/11 - Warblers; Sharp-shinned Hawk
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/1/11 - 35 species

April 2011
Blue Ridge Parkway 4/30/11 - Warblers!
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/29/11 - 36 species: FOS Blue Grosbeak; FOS Red-eyed Vireo
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/28/11 - FOS Yellow-breasted Chat
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 4/27/11 - FOS Indigo Buntings
Rockfish Valley Trail; Wintergreen Mountain; 4/26/11
Rockfish Valley Trail; Wintergreen Mountain; Blue Ridge Parkway 4/25/11
Blue Ridge Parkway 4/24/11 - Bear!
Wintergreen Mountain 4/23/11 - Leucistic Chickadee
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/22/11 - 21 Species
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/21/11 - Merlin; Common Yellowthroat; tail-less Turkey Vulture
Blue Ridge Parkway 4/21/11 - In Search of Warblers, but none seen
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/20/11 - 30 species - FOS Orchard Oriole
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 4/19/11 - Solitary Sandpipers
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/18/11 - 28 species - Storm Damage
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 4/15/11 - A few good photos; brown & orange skunk
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/14/11 - 26 species - New Trail Species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 4/13/11 - 30 avian species, Ratsnake
Stoney Creek; Old Trails (Crozet, VA) 4/11/11 - A few birds
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 4/10/11 - Broad-winged Hawk; Warblers
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 4/7/11 - Towhee; Coot; Thrasher, Goose Eggs
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/6/11 - 25 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 4/5/11 - Double-crested Cormorant; Blue-winged Teal, Greater Yellowlegs
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 4/4/11 - Double-crested Cormorant; Ducks
Shenandoah Valley near Stuart's Draft, VA 4/2/11 - Trumpeter Swan!

March 2011
Rockfish Valley Trail 3/31/11 - Osprey, Sparrows; LA Waterthrush
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/31/11 - Cooper's Hawk; Brown Creepers
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/30/11 - Cooper's Hawks
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/29/11 - Common Merganser; Swallows!
Old Trail (Crozet, VA) 3/28/11 - Lesser Scaup
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/26-27/11 - Brown Creepers
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/24/11 - Windy Morning
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/21-22/11 - Wildlife Surprises!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/18/11 - Great Blue Heron and Kingfisher
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) and Shenandoah Valley 3/16/11
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/13/11 - Black-capped Chickadee
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/12/11 - More Ducks; Common Mergansers!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/11/11 - Ducky morning!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/7/11 - Winter Wren; Kinglets
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/3/11 - Interesting Species!
Rockfish Valley Trail 3/2/11 - 19 Species; Juvenile Red-shouldered Hawk

February 2011
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 2/28/11 - Spring! RWBlackbirds, Ring-necked Ducks
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 2/19/11 - GBBC report 267 birds, 20 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 2/17/11 - 21 Species - Winter Wren
Rockfish Valley Trail 2/15/11 - 17 Species; Mink!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 2/10-14/11 - Great Blue Herons, Red-shouldered Hawks

January 2011
New Zealand 1/21-30/11
Australia 1/8-21/11
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 1/3/11 - Hairy Woodpecker, Red-shouldered Hawk
CBC Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 1/2/11 - 20 Species

December 2010
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 12/30-31/10 - Icy Ponds and Lakes
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 12/7-8/10 - Winter List - 50 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 12/6/10 - 15 Species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 12/3/10 - 23 species - Herons!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 12/2/10 - 22 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 12/1/10 - 20 species

November 2010
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 11/29/10 - 25 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 11/28/10 - Lake Birds
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 11/27/10 - Red-tailed Hawk aerial combat!
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/24/10 - 22 Species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 11/23/10 - American Coot
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/22/10 - Quiet Afternoon
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 11/19/10 - Mergansers and Buffleheads
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/19/10 - Hawks
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 11/18/10 - Golden-crowned Kinglets; Sharp-shinned Hawk
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 11/15/10 - Winter Birds
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 11/14/10 - Red-tailed Hawks
Rockfish Valley Trail & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 11/11/10 - Fox Sparrows
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 11/8-9/10 - Hawks and Kingfishers
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 11/7/10 - Golden Eagle!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 11/6/10 - 20 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 11/5/10 - 25 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 11/3/10 - Sapsucker; Heron: Hermit Thrushes
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch and Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 11/2/10 - Hawks; Otter; Herons

October 2010
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 10/31/10 - Eagles and Cormorants
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 10/29-30/10 - Winter Birds
Rockfish Valley Trail & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 10/29/10 - Loon!
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/26/10 - Misty morning
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 10/24/10 - Hawks and Bugs
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 10/22/10 - Missed Opportunities
Rockfish Valley Trail & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 10/21/10 - Kestrels!
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/19/10 - Eight Species of Sparrows!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 10/18/10 - 25 species - Red-breasted Nuthatch
Rockfish Valley Trail & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 10/17/10 - Eagles!
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/15/10 - Nine Species of Sparrows!
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/10/10 - Sparrows!
Rockfish Valley Trail 10/9/10 - female Dickcissel
North Atlantic Ocean Crossing 10/1-7/10

September 2010
London, England 9/21-30/10
Rockfish Valley Trail & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/18/10 - Broad-winged Hawks!
Rockfish Valley Trail & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/17/10 - Warblers!
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/16/10 - Hawks; Falcons; Eagles
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/15/10 - Harrier; Raven; Falcons; Hummingbirds
Blue Ridge Parkway & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/14/10 - Bald Eagles!
Rockfish Valley Trail & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/13/10 - Baltimore Oriole and Least Flycatcher
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/11/10 - Osprey
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/11/10 - Warbling Vireo; Warblers; Raptors
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/9/10 - Philadelphia Vireo; Warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/8/10 - Osprey
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 9/7/10 - Osprey; Broad-winged Hawks
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/6/10 - 33 species - Chestnut-sided Warbler; Baltimore Orioles; Broad-winged Hawk
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/5/10 - Osprey; Hawks
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/3/10 - Harriers; Sandpiper
Rockfish Valley Trail 9/2/10 - Herons
Blue Ridge Parkway & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 9/1/10 - Warblers!

August 2010
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/31/10 - 21 Species - Baltimore Oriole
Blue Ridge Parkway & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 8/30/10 - Hawks; Harrier; Bald Eagle
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 8/29/10 - Hawks; Ospreys; Bald Eagle
Rockfish Valley Trail & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 8/28/10 - Willow & Least Flycatchers
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/26/10 - Olive-sided Flycatcher
Rockfish Valley Trail & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 8/25/10 - Willow Flycatcher; Bald Eagle sub-adult III
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/22/10 - 25 Species - Hawks; Kingfisher; Common Yellowthroats
Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 8/21/10 - Hawks; Bald Eagle
Rockfish Valley Trail & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 8/20/10 - 25 Species - Grasshopper Sparrow; Herons
Rockfish Valley Trail & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 8/17/10 - Red-tailed and Red-shouldered Hawks
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/16/10 - 25 species: Great Egrets; juvenile White-eyed Vireo
Blue Ridge Parkway & Rockfish Gap Hawk Watch 8/9/10 - Pileated Woodpecker
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/7/10 - 24 species: Kestrel; Cooper's Hawk; Kingfishers
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/6/2010 - Juvenile Cooper's Hawk
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/4/2010 - 25 species, Cooper's Hawk, Kingbird, Scarlet Tanager
Blue Ridge Parkway 8/3/2010 - More Warblers
Rockfish Valley Trail 8/2/2010 - Barn Swallows molting

July 2010
Blue Ridge Parkway 7/30/2010 - Warblers!
Blue Ridge Parkway 7/29/2010 - Scarlet Tanager, Canada Warbler
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/26/2010 - 29 species; Great Egret; Great Crested Flycatcher
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/22/2010 - Skunk
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/17/2010 - Yellow-breasted Chat; juvenile Red-shouldered Hawk; Grasshopper Sparrow
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/16/2010 - 26 species; juvenile Towhee
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 7/15/2010 - Scarlet Tanager
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/14/2010 - 26 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/12/2010 - Warblers; Blue Grosbeak; Orchard Oriole
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/11/2010 - Yellow-breasted Chat; Common Yellowthroat; Herons; Tanager; White-eyed Vireo
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/9/2010 - Cedar Waxwing juvenile
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/5/2010 - 15 species
Rockfish Valley Trail 7/2/2010 - juvenile Barn Swallows

June 2010
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/28/2010 - Bobwhite; Green Herons; American Redstarts
Louisa County 6/26/2010 - 16th ANNUAL PURPLE MARTIN FIELD DAY
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/25/2010 - 21 species
Ivy Creek (Charlottesville) 6/17/2010 - Common Yellowthroat
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/11/2010 - Green Heron
Shenandoah Valley 6/11/2010 - Great Blue Heron rookery
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 6/9/2010 - Pileated Woodpeckers; Great-crested Flycatcher
Blue Ridge Parkway 6/8/2010 - Black Bear
Rockfish Valley Trail 6/6/2010 - 16 species

May 2010
Nelson County 5/31/2010 - Screech Owls
Blue Ridge Parkway 5/31/2010 - Hooded Warbler; Blue-headed Vireo
Blue Ridge Parkway 5/27/2010 - Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Mint Springs Park 5/26/2010 - Kentucky Warblers; Acadian Flycatcher
Mint Springs Park 5/22/2010 - Swainson's Thrush
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/19/2010 - Cedar Waxwings
Central Arizona 5/5-10/2010 - 46 species; lizards; Gopher Snake
Rockfish Valley Trail 5/2/2010 - Baltimore Oriole; Yellow Warbler

April 2010
Blue Ridge Parkway 4/30/2010 - Warblers!
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/29/2010 - 29 species - Indigo Bunting; Orchard Oriole
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/28/2010 - Green Heron; Barn Swallows
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/23/2010 - Cooper's Hawk
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/20/2010 - 24 species - Great Egret; Blue-headed Vireo
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/17/2010 - 18 species
Blue Ridge Parkway 4/15/2010 - Dark-eyed Junco
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/14/2010 - Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/12/2010 - White-eyed Vireo; Common Yellowthroat
Rockfish Valley Trail 4/6/2010 - Tree Swallow
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 4/3/2010 - Carpenter Bee
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 4/1/2010 - Osprey!

March 2010
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/31/2010 - Hawks and Ducks
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/30/2010 - Northern Shovelers; Ring-necked Duck
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/29/2010 - Hooded Mergansers; Ring-necked Duck
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/25/2010 - Great Blue Heron
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/22/2010 - juvenile male Hooded Merganser
Rockfish Valley Trail 3/19/2010 - Downy Woodpeckers
Rockfish Valley Trail; Stoney Creek 3/18/2010 - 22 Species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/17/2010 - female Rusty Blackbird
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/16/2010 - Beaver; Wood Ducks
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/11/2010 - Early Spring Wildlife
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/10/2010 - Red-shouldered Hawks
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 3/3/2010 - Brown Creeper

February 2010
Shenandoah Valley 2/27/2010 - Rough-legged Hawk!
Crozet, VA 2/21/2010 - Hawks and Ducks
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 2/20/2010 - red-morph Eastern Screech-Owl
Shenandoah Valley 2/19/2010 - female American Kestrel
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 2/18/2010 - Yellow-rumped Warbler
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 2/14/2010 - Great Backyard Bird Count - 20 species
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 2/11/2010 - Ruby-crowned Kinglet

January 2010
Shenandoah Valley 1/29/2010 - Rough-legged Hawk!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 1/28/2010 - Red-tailed Hawk; Great Blue Heron
Rockfish Valley Trail 1/19/2010 - Chipping Sparrows
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 1/15/2010 - Red-shouldered Hawk; Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Rockfish Valley Trail 1/14/2010 - 20 Species
Nelson County 1/12/2010 - Red Fox; Raccoon; Hawks
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 1/11/2010 - American Robin Invasion
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 1/10/2010 - Great Horned Owl; Red-shouldered Hawk
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 1/9/2010 - Great Horned Owl!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 1/5/2010 - Redheads!
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 1/3/2010 - Golden-crowned Kinglet
Stoney Creek (Wintergreen) 1/2/2010 - Christmas Bird Count



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