Saturday, January 13, 2018

Male Purple Finch.  As the winter deepens we are seeing more Purple Finches at our feeder-usually more females than males.

Friday, January 12, 2018

Iced in Mississippi.  Even in the winter the big river is still impressive.

Trumpeter Swans on the Mississippi south of Lansing, Iowa.  The discharge from a power plant keeps the river open there.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Sunset January 9, 2018.  Truly a sunset to remember!!

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Male Hairy Woodpecker.  Only the males have a spot of red on the head.

Female Purple Finch.  Had about 1/2 a dozen show up at the feeders yesterday.

Pine Siskin.  Only the second Pine Siskin we have seen this winter.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Rough-legged Hawk, dark phase.  Still seeing an unusual number of Rough-legs.

Full moon Jan. 1, 2018.