A Wilson's Warbler of willow thickets in the West and across Canada, the Wilson's Warbler is easily identified by its yellow underparts and black cap.

Wilson's Warbler--These lovely little birds are zipping around my yard, stopping occasionally on a branch of the cottonwood trees or my porch, where I can see how beautiful they are!

Red-bellied Woodpecker: S Can./ NE U.S. All of Nature: Red Bellied Woodpeckers and Spittle Bugs

Male Red-bellied Woodpecker: breeds in southern Canada and the northeast-ern U. All of Nature: Red Bellied Woodpeckers and Spittle Bugs

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Young Summer Tanager (Piranga rubra) - U. and Canada. Formerly placed in the tanager family, it and other members of its genus are now classified in the cardinal family.

Red-bellied Woodpecker By Phil Lowe

Red-bellied Woodpecker On Stump Art Print by Phil Lowe

Red Bellied Woodpecker  ~ Ours has larger, more brilliant red head, as well as larger red spot on belly. One of the prettiest I've ever seen. We'd get along just fine if he'd stop eating my house!

Red-bellied woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus) Ours has larger, more brilliant red head, as well as larger red spot on belly. We'd get along just fine if he'd stop eating my house!

Indian Roller

Carraca india (Coracias benghalensis) Indian Roller by Ramashesh Athri

Yellow-shafted Northern Flicker, Colaptes auratus auratus

Northern Flickers are one of my favorite woodpeckers. They often hop along the ground, foraging for insects such as ants and beetle larvae. The yellow shows this is the eastern race

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The “Look Alike” bird, the Pyrrhuloxia (Cardinalis sinuatus)

Frequent backyard visitors, Downy Woodpeckers may form pairs very early in the season, tapping out their courtship song on a tree trunk. Listen for this rhythmic sound as early as January. (Photo by Linda Petersen) Get more info on this bird: birdsandblooms.com

Downy Woodpeckers may form pairs very early in the season, tapping out their courtship song on a tree trunk. Listen for this rhythmic sound as early as January. (Photo by Linda Petersen)

The Field Sparrow - Spizella pusilla, is a small sparrow. These birds are permanent residents in the southern parts of their range. Northern birds migrate to southern United States and Mexico. Photo by Chris Thomas.

The Field Sparrow - Spizella pusilla, is a small sparrow. These birds are permanent residents in the southern parts of their range. Northern birds migrate to southern United States and Mexico. Photo by Chris Thomas.

Ruby-crowned Kinglet. A VERY difficult bird to spot. They move like hyper little wind-up toys!

A VERY difficult bird to spot. They move like hyper little wind-up toys!

Mountain Bluebird

Mountain Bluebird by Enrique Patiño on torn by this scene, you see, I love birds AND butterflies!

Western Scrub-Jay Photos, Mojave Desert, California

A California scrub jay (Aphelocoma californica) photo from the Mojave Desert, California.

Lulu's Tody Flycatcher (Poecilotriccus luluae) found in the highlands of the Amazon and Northern Peru

Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive series is the first work ever to illustrate and deal in detail with all the living species of birds.

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