April 2017
Animalblog by Terry Costales

The spring of April, 2017 collection of bird and animal portraits by photographer Terry Costales.
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White-crowned Sparrow In Shrub
(1 of 7) (2715 views)

White-crowned Sparrow external link external link
(Zonotrichia leucophrys)
April 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
Nye Beach, Newport, OR external link
(Date Photographed: 12:15:15 Friday 21 April 2017)
(Date Published: Sunday 30 April 2017)
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A White-crowned Sparrow rested in a shrub.


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Savannah Sparrow Posed
(2 of 7) (1885 views)

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(Passerculus sandwichensis)
April 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
South Jetty, Newport, OR external link
(Date Photographed: 15:17:13 Friday 21 April 2017)
(Date Published: Thursday 27 April 2017)
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Here was a very handsome Savannah Sparrow that seemed eager to pose.


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Downy Woodpecker Selected Upper
(3 of 7) (1959 views)

Downy Woodpecker external link external link (Picoides pubescens)
April 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
Eugene, Oregon external link
(Date Photographed: 16:27:45 Sunday 26 March 2017)
(Date Published: Thursday 6 April 2017)
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The Downy woodpecker decided the upper suet feeder definitely tasted better than the lower one.


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Downy Woodpecker Eyes Suet
(4 of 7) (1829 views)

Downy Woodpecker external link external link (Picoides pubescens)
April 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
Eugene, Oregon external link
(Date Photographed: 16:27:34 Sunday 26 March 2017)
(Date Published: Wednesday 5 April 2017)
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A Downy Woodpecker eyes the upper suet feeder and wonders if it might taste just a little better than the one he has.


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Ruby-crowned Kinglet's Back
(5 of 7) (1863 views)

Ruby-crowned Kinglet external link external link (Regulus calendula)
April 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
Eugene, Oregon external link
(Date Photographed: 15:04:55 Sunday 26 March 2017)
(Date Published: Sunday 4 April 2017)
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The back of a Ruby-crowned Kinglet showing the yellow markings on its wings.


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Ruby-crowned Kinglet On Suet
(6 of 7) (1999 views)

Ruby-crowned Kinglet external link external link (Regulus calendula)
April 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
Eugene, Oregon external link
(Date Photographed: 15:05:04 Sunday 26 March 2017)
(Date Published: Sunday 2 April 2017)
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The Ruby-crowned Kinglet that comes to my feeder is very fast and almost always appears right after the Bushtits have made their blitz attack on the suet.


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Yellow-rumped Warbler At Suet
(7 of 7) (1841 views)

Yellow-rumped Warbler external link external link (Setophaga coronata)
April 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
Eugene, Oregon external link
(Date Photographed: 16:34:14 Monday 20 March 2017)
(Date Published: Saturday 1 April 2017)
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A Yellow-rumped Warbler at the suet feeder. It is still not in its brightest colors.


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