Nick Viani’s Bird Photos (2018)

Below are my bird photos stored on Google Photos. Use your browser’s built-in SEARCH feature to isolate specific species (Mac: Command-F, PC: Control-F). Click a thumbnail to generate a larger image, and look for the “full-screen” toggle in the upper-right. Stories supporting many of these images may be viewed on our blog, Musings From Paradise

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  • Pacific Wren (Oredson-Todd Woods, Ashland)
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  • Willow Flycatcher (Gresham, OR)
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  • Bushtit (Gresham, OR)
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  • Song Sparrow (Gresham, OR)
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  • Northern Flicker (Red-shafted male) (Gresham, OR)
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  • Chestnut-backed Chickadee (Matheson Lake, Sooke, BC)
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  • Townsend's Warbler (Matheson Lake, Sooke, BC)
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  • Rufous Hummingbird (Sooke, BC)
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  • Wilson's Warbler tagged (Matheson Lake, Sooke, BC)
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  • Anna's Hummingbird (Sooke, BC)
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  • "The Cormorant Tree" @ Hyatt Lake (and a couple of Tree Swallows sharing the space)
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  • MacGillivray's Warbler (Potholes Regional Park, Sooke, BC)
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  • Red-breasted Sapsucker (Strathcona Provincial Park, Comox, BC)
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  • Wilson's Warbler
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  • Townsend's Warbler
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  • Pacific-slope Flycatcher (Comox, BC)
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  • Swainson's Thrush (Comox, BC)
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  • Spotted Towhee Juvenile (Comox, BC)
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  • Spotted Towhee Juvenile (Comox, BC)
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  • Song Sparrow? (Comox, BC)
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  • Song Sparrow - Juvinile (Salt Spring Island, BC)
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  • Rufous Hummingbird - male (Salt Spring Island, BC)
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  • Northwestern Crow (Beacon Hill, Victoria, BC)
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  • Chestnut-backed Chickadee (Beacon Hill, Victoria, BC)
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  • Peahen (Beacon Hill, Victoria, BC)
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  • Northwestern Crow (Beacon Hill, Victoria, BC)
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  • Peacock (Beacon Hill, Victoria, BC)
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  • American Bittern (Ankeny National Wildlife Preserve, Salem, OR)
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  • American Bittern (Ankeny National Wildlife Preserve, Salem, OR)
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  • American Bittern (Ankeny National Wildlife Preserve, Salem, OR)
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  • American Robin - juvenile (Ankeny National Wildlife Preserve, Salem, OR)
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  • Townsend's Warbler (Matheson Lake, Sooke, BC)
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  • Brown-headed Cowbird and its surrogate "parent" (Western Tanager) (Crane Flats Reservoir, Bend, OR) - An example of "brood/nest parasitism" where a cowbird allegedly placed an egg into the Tanager's nest who then treats it as its own offspring.
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  • American Robin - juvenile (Crane Flats Reservoir, Bend, OR)
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  • Brewer's Blackbird (juvenile) (Crane Flats Reservoir, Bend, OR)
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  • Cooper's Hawk. Mt. Ashland
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  • Red-breasted Sapsucker, Juvenile. Mt. Ashland
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  • Lesser Goldfinch (immature/female) - backyard birds in Paradise
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  • Rufous Hummingbird - Paradise Lane backyard
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  • Black-headed Grosbeak (immature/female) - Paradise Lane backyard
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  • White-crowned Sparrow? (White-crowned Sparrows generally have a plain breast but this may be a feature of a juvenile) - Oregon coast
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  • Least Sandpiper - Bandon Jetty
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  • Barn Swallow Fledge - Bandon Marsh
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  • Wrentit - Bandon Marsh
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  • Wandering Tattler - Bandon Jetty
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  • Black-capped Chickadee - backyard birds in Paradise
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  • White-breasted Nuthatch, Backyard Birds in Paradise (on the Trumpet Vine)
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  • Red-necked Phalarope, Kirkland Pond, Medford
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  • Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's), Female/immature - Ditch Trail
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  • Black-throated Gray Warbler, Oredson-Todd Woods
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  • Black-headed Grosbeak, Backyard Birds in Paradise
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  • Black-capped Chickadee, Backyard Birds in Paradise
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  • Lesser Goldfinch, Backyard Birds in Paradise
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  • Willow Flycatcher, Wood River Marsh
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  • White-faced Ibis (immature), Wood River Marsh
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  • Savannah Sparrow: Wood River Marsh
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  • Savannah Sparrow: Burns, OR
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  • House Finch (immature): Burns, OR
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  • Western Meadowlark: Burns, OR
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  • Savannah Sparrow
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  • Vesper Sparrow: Zumwalt Prairie, OR
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  • Vesper Sparrow: Zumwalt Prairie, OR
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  • Yellow-rumped Warbler: Zumwalt Prairie, OR
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  • Northern Harrier: Zumwalt Prairie, OR
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  • Red-breasted Nuthatch: Zumwalt Prairie, OR
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  • Mountain Bluebirds on the Line: Frazier Campground
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  • American Pipit: Zumwalt Prairie, OR
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  • California Quail: Zumwalt Prairie, OR
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  • Wild Turkay: Zumwalt Prairie, OR
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  • Ruby-crowned Kinglet: Wallowa State Park
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  • Black-capped Chickadee: Wallowa State Park
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  • Pileated Woodpecker: Wallowa State Park, OR
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  • Grouse: Zumwalt Prairie, OR
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  • Great Horned Owl: Wallowa State Park
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  • American Dipper: Wallowa State Park, OR
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  • Merlin: Yaak, MT
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  • Spruce Grouse: Yaak, MT
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  • Chestnut-backed Chickadee, Yaak, MT
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  • Red-breasted Merganser, Whitefish, Mt
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  • Golden-crowned Kinglet, Yaak, MT
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  • Mallard (female), Yaak, MT
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  • Blue-winged Teal (immature) on the Hoster pond, Yaak, MT
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  • Townsend's Solitaire, Bonner's Ferry, Idaho
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  • White-throated Sparrow, Ditch Trail, Ashland
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  • Stellar's Jay (after the bath), Ditch Trail, Ashland
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  • Spotted Towhee, Ditch Trail, Ashland
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  • Tom Oar's Homing Pigeons in their traveling cage in his pickup.
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  • Pileated Woodpecker dining on the few remaining serviceberry fruits.
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  • A Sage Grouse often seen on forest roads.
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  • Blue Jay - uncommon west of the Cascades. This photo was taken in Whitefish, MT.
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  • Blue-winged Teal on the Hoster pond.
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  • White-crowned Sparrow (immature), Klamath Falls, Wood River Wetlands
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  • Warbling Vireo, Klamath Falls, Wood River Wetlands
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  • American White Pelican, Klamath Falls, Wood River Wetlands
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  • Lesser Goldfinch, Backyard Birds, Ashland, OR
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  • Lesser Goldfinch, Backyard Birds, Ashland, OR
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  • Yellow-rumped Warbler, Ashland Pond
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  • Fox Sparrow (Sooty), Ashland Pond
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  • White-breasted Nuthatch, Ashland Pond