August 2017
Animalblog by Terry Costales

The late summer of August 2017 collection of bird and animal portraits by photographer Terry Costales.
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Osprey On Long Limb
(1 of 9) (6379 views)

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(Pandion haliaetus)
August 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park external link external link
Lane County, Oregon (near Florence, Oregon) external link
(Date Photographed: 15:17:30 Friday 26 May 2017)
(Date Published: Saturday 5 August 2017)
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An osprey perched on a long limb.


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Black-headed Grosbeak Dined
(2 of 9) (6235 views)

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(Pheucticus melanocephalus)
August 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
Mount Pisgah Arboretum external link
Eugene, Oregon external link
(Date Photographed: 11:24:25 Friday 2 June 2017)
(Date Published: Monday 28 August 2017)
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Feeding in a bush was a Black-headed Grosbeak.


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Cedar Waxwing From Below
(3 of 9) (6408 views)

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(Bombycilla cedrorum)
August 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
Mount Pisgah Arboretum external link
Eugene, Oregon external link
(Date Photographed: 10:05:20 Friday 2 June 2017)
(Date Published: Sunday 27 August 2017)
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A Cedar Waxwing as seen from below.


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Black-headed Grosbeak
(4 of 9) (8189 views)

Black-headed Grosbeak external link external link
(Pheucticus melanocephalus)
August 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
Mount Pisgah Arboretum external link
Eugene, Oregon external link
(Date Photographed: 11:23:37 Friday 2 June 2017)
(Date Published: Sunday 13 August 2017)
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A Black-headed Grosbeak sang happily at Mt. Pisgah Arboretum.


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Two Starling Fledglings
(5 of 9) (7832 views)

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(Sturnus vulgaris)
August 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
Mount Pisgah Arboretum external link
Eugene, Oregon external link
(Date Photographed: 11:13:49 Friday 2 June 2017)
(Date Published: Saturday 12 August 2017)
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A cavity in a tree was home to two Starling fledglings.


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Anna's Hummingbird Backed Out
(6 of 9) (7626 views)

Anna's Hummingbird external link external link
(Calypte anna)
August 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
In Columbine Flowers (Aquilegia) external link
Eugene, Oregon external link
(Date Photographed: 12:08:56 Monday 29 May 2017)
(Date Published: Tuesday 8 August 2017)
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An Anna's Hummingbird backing out of the Columbines.


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Anna's Hummingbird
(7 of 9) (6949 views)

Anna's Hummingbird external link external link
(Calypte anna)
August 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
In Columbine Flowers (Aquilegia) external link
Eugene, Oregon external link
(Date Photographed: 12:08:53 Monday 29 May 2017)
(Date Published: Monday 7 August 2017)
© 2017 Terry Costales
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An Anna's Hummingbird in the Columbines.


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Osprey Sailing
(8 of 9) (6702 views)

Osprey external link external link
(Pandion haliaetus)
August 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park external link external link
Lane County, Oregon (near Florence, Oregon) external link
(Date Photographed: 16:31:51 Friday 26 May 2017)
(Date Published: Sunday 6 August 2017)
© 2017 Terry Costales
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Another Osprey sailing along at Honeyman's.


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Young Nutria or Muskrat
(9 of 9) (6947 views)

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Or Muskrat external link
August 2017 Animalblog by Terry Costales
Delta Ponds City Park external link external link
Eugene, Oregon external link
(Date Photographed: 10:01:32 Wednesday 30 August 2017)
(Date Published: Thursday 31 August 2017)
© 2017 Terry Costales
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We spotted a young Nutria swimming to the bank and peeking through little flowers. Or was it a muskrat? You decide.


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