Either an immature male or female pine grosbeak
Posted by lwpetersen | December 28, 2014
Pine Grosbeak

This is the first year we've had pine grosbeaks regularly at the feeder, sometimes up to 6 at a time. It's been at least 8 days in a row now,...

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Posted by lwpetersen | May 26, 2011
Yellow Rumped Warbler

Yellow Rumped Warbler, a photo by Lee Petersen on Flickr.In Denali National Park on the Taiga Trail.

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Posted by lwpetersen | May 13, 2011
Junco

Junco, a photo by Lee Petersen on Flickr.Dark-eyed junco's arrived at our home about a week ago. Fairbanks Alaska.

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Posted by lwpetersen | April 26, 2011
Three Cranes

Three Cranes, a photo by Lee Petersen on Flickr.The Sandhill Cranes are officially back! Kate and I saw one out in the field yesterday. Today there were at least 4...

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Posted by lwpetersen | April 26, 2011
Trumpeter Swan

Trumpeter Swan, a photo by Lee Petersen on Flickr.At Creamer's Field: April 25th, 2011.

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Posted by lwpetersen | April 23, 2011
Goose, Gooses, and More Gooses

Ohhhh boy, you'll never guess what we saw today: Geese!The first flocks of Canada Geese arrived in Fairbanks a couple of weeks ago. Today, Creamer's Field (migratory water fowl refuge)...

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Posted by lwpetersen | April 18, 2011
Magpies

Also in Denali National Park on April 17th, 2011:

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Posted by lwpetersen | April 18, 2011
Spruce Grouse

Seen in Denali National Park on April 17th, 2011:

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Posted by lwpetersen | April 4, 2011
Chickadee Icicle

I took this one back in February, but wanted to add it here so that it can go into my birding log (blog ha!). Just a common chickadee hanging out,...

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Posted by lwpetersen | April 4, 2011
Gray Jay

Another bird to add to our tick list. This one was seen on the McKay Creek Trail, off the Steese Highway a little past Chatanika.

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