Thursday, June 23, 2011

Very protective Yellow Warbler pair

While I was looking (unsuccessfully) for the other Western Screech Owl siblings and any parent birds, the female Yellow Warbler in the top pic took great exception to my presence--she called loudly, flitted about in an agitated state and appeared to try to draw me away from her nest or fledglings which I never did see.
Her very attractive male partner came in to help, providing me with the opportunity to get these bottom two pics. SeEtta