I love bird-watching, and when I’m outdoors I try to find them. But sometimes, when I’m doing something else, one will catch my eye.
This guy was on the roof of an accessory dwelling in the back yard of a friend in Colorado. What a place for a feeder!
We were surprised when a family of quail skittered across our path, down at the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix. I wasn’t looking for birds, just cactus. And they have such great camouflage, you have to be attentive to movement!
We were just walking the trail along the Sammamish Slough in Bellevue, Washington near where we live, when the sound of this little marsh wren attracted us.