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Posts Tagged ‘Nature’

Bath Time!

Rose-Crowned Conure Bath Time

Just a fun shot of my Parrot,  bathing..  :)


Bald Blue Jay – Molting Blue Jay – close up head shot

molting blue jay closeup


Molting Blue Jay head shot

Molting Blue Jay head shot

Molting Blue Jay close up head shot


Sharp-shinned Hawk with prey

Juvenile - Sharp-shinned Hawk with prey - Nova Scotia

Juvenile - Sharp-shinned Hawk with prey - Dartmouth, Nova Scotia I shot this close-up of a Juvenile(or Young) Sharp-shinned Hawk with prey through my downstairs window.


Giant Ichneumon Wasp – macro – Antigonigh N.S.

Giant Ichneumon wasp - macro

Giant (yellow headed) Ichneumon wasp - Megarhyssa atrata  -  Female. This huge wasp, 6inch+ body, is drilling to deposit her eggs in a live grub or larva in the tree. The eggs hatch and their wasp larva eat the host insect in the tree for the nutrients before they chew their way out of the tree.  The female's Ovipositor or tail →


Pileated Woodpecker – Nova Scotia

Pileated Woodpecker - Nova Scotia, Canada

I was walking in Shubie Park, when I stumbled onto this Pileated Woodpecker.


Ring-necked Ducks – Nova scotia

Male and Female Ring-necked Ducks

I shot these Male and Female Ring-necked Ducks at Morris lake, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada.


Eastern Willet – Nova Scotia

Eastern Willet

I found a group of these Eastern Willets feeding at Eastern Passage Nova Scotia, Canada.


October Blue Jay

October Blue jay


Nova Scotia Cougar

Nova Scotia Cougar

Shubenacadie wildlife park, Nova Scotia.


Nova Scotia Killdeer

Killdeer

The killdeer, (Charadrius vociferus) is a medium-sized plover, this one was in Antigonish Nova Scotia.


Downy Woodpecker – Nova Scotia

Downy Woodpecker

Shot in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada


Death Becomes Her… Brown-eyed Susan Macro

Brown-eyed Susan Macro