Posted by: atowhee | April 29, 2009

Jacksonville Oak Woodlands II

vg-swallow-sideViolet-green Swallow perched in Jacksonville Cemetery.  They were checking out nest holes in the oak and madrone forest.

 

 

 

vg-swallow-looksaway2

 

 

 

img_7035Rufous Hummingbird female along Jackson Creek, Jacksonville, Jackson County.  Think the Jacksons get enough points for early settling?

 

 

 

img_7038

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

img_7037

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

One unusual bird to see in the woods: Turkey Vulture.  He’d apparently found something interesting along the nearby highway.tv-in-woods

 

 

 

 

 

Not just a final resting place, the Jacksonville Cemetery is pretty good for a short mid-morning nap:deer-resting-place

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spring bloossoms:pussy-ears-labelled

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

wake-robin-jacksonvilleWake-robin, trillium.  And here’s a hillside of bleeding hearts:img_7026


Responses

  1. […] Jacksonville revisited in rain Earlier this week I made a scouting trip to Jacksonville  with Larry Wright.  We had a different mix of birds on a dry day.  That trip resulted in two posts.  First this one.  Then this one.  […]


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

<span>%d</span> bloggers like this: