A Little Bird Blog


-atlas:

this is one of the smallest parrots in the world aND I REACHED OUT TO GIVE HIM A SUNFLOWER SEED BUT HE WANTED A HEAD SCRATCH INSTEAD. MY HEART MELTED. JUST LOOK AT HIM

(via bitter-notbetter)

— 2 months ago with 39610 notes
#video  #parrot 
rhamphotheca:

If you spend time around coniferous forests this summer, you may catch a glimpse of the Yellow-rumped Warbler (Setophaga coronata) with its brightly colored markings.photo taken at the Upper Klamath NWR, OR, by Dave Menke/USFWS
(via: USFWS_Migratory Birds)

rhamphotheca:

If you spend time around coniferous forests this summer, you may catch a glimpse of the Yellow-rumped Warbler (Setophaga coronata) with its brightly colored markings.

photo taken at the Upper Klamath NWR, OR, by Dave Menke/USFWS

(via: USFWS_Migratory Birds)

— 2 months ago with 62 notes
#warbler  #yellow rumped warbler 

fairy-wren:

scissor-tailed flycatcher

(photos by texas eagle and the guardian)

(via sharped0)

— 3 months ago with 2334 notes
#scissor tailed flycatcher  #photography 

rhamphotheca:

Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge - South Texas

The altamira orioles (Icterus gularis) have just finished nesting. We hope they produce a second brood. Here is the gorgeous male at the nest.

photo by Steve Sinclair

— 3 months ago with 122 notes
emuwren:

The Chestnut-coloured Woodpecker - Celeus castaneus, is a species of  bird in the Picidae family. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.
Photo by Bill Holsten.

emuwren:

The Chestnut-coloured Woodpecker - Celeus castaneus, is a species of  bird in the Picidae family. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

Photo by Bill Holsten.

— 4 months ago with 2212 notes

rhamphotheca:

2 New Species of Helmetcrest Hummingbirds (amongst others) Recognized From South America

L - Buffy Helmetcrest (Oxypogon stubelii). Endemic to Colombia, located in the central mountain range (the paramos surrounding the Parque los Nevados). Photos: Oswaldo Cortés

R - White-bearded Helmetcrest (Oxypogon linden), endemic to Venezuela and only present in the Andes of Venezuela. Photo - Peter Boesman

(read more: ProAves)

— 4 months ago with 5212 notes