Before Work Birds
Before a very full day of work today I shot some photos. Most were bird photos, including a couple that I am having formally ID’d. Here they are…
Male Baltimore Oriole:
Probable Flycatcher Species:
For a couple of “non-bird” images I shot green leaves over water and a shrub blossom.
Green Leaves Over Water:
Yellow-white Shrub Blossom:
I’ll end with something very disturbing. Until today I had not seen zebra mussels (an exotic/invasive species) in the wild. I wish that was still the case at this time, but it is not. Lake Okoboji is infested with zebra mussels that attach to all surfaces. What a wildlife tragedy….