Birds in DuPage county, Illinois

Other Birds
Accipiter cooperii (Cooper's Hawk)
2012/03/24 Miscellaneous
on SILVER MAPLE
Aix sponsa (Wood Duck)
2009/06/29 Naperville Rivwewalk
hybrid
2011/04/24 Brookfield Zoo
male
Anas platyrhynchos (Mallard)
female quack: male:
2006/04/25 Naperville Rivwewalk
female
2012/08/11 Prairie Walk Pond
tip up
2013/09/28 Hobson West Ponds
female hybrid
2013/09/28 Hobson West Ponds
male hybrid
2013/09/28 Hobson West Ponds
male juvenile
2014/04/09 Danada Savanna
flying calling
2014/04/12 Arrowhead Park
male flying
2014/04/17 Danada Savanna
male flying OYP
2014/04/17 Danada Savanna
pair OYP
2014/04/23 Danada Savanna
males flying OYP
Ardea herodias (Great Blue Heron)
2009/06/29 Naperville Rivwewalk
2013/09/04 Lake Foxcroft
flying
2013/09/04 Lake Foxcroft
2014/04/17 Danada Savanna
flying
Branta canadensis (Canada Goose)
2003/05/03 Naperville
female turning eggs
2003/05/03 Naperville
nesting
2013/05/19 Danada Savanna
goslings
Buteo jamaicensis (Red-tailed Hawk)
2008/02/26 Kirt Prairie
2012/03/31 Willowbrook Wildlife Center
2012/08/12 Arrowhead Park
2014/03/18 COD Campus
soaring
Coturnix japonica (Japanese Quail)
2008/08/30 Hawaii: Maui
Cygnus olor (Mute Swan)
2011/02/05 Northerly Island
2013/03/03 Las Vegas
Grus canadensis (Sandhill Crane)
2006/10/12 Volo Bog
2010/03/09 Danada Savanna
V formation
2012/03/13 COD Campus
migrating
2014/03/26 Danada Savanna
circling OYP
2014/03/26 Danada Savanna
migrating OYP
Hydroprogne caspia (Caspian Tern)
2014/04/22 Danada Savanna
cruising OYP
2014/04/22 Danada Savanna
diving OYP
2014/04/22 Danada Savanna
flying calling OYP
2014/04/22 Danada Savanna
flying dorsal
2014/04/22 Danada Savanna
hovering
2014/04/22 Danada Savanna
soaring
2014/04/23 Danada Savanna
skimming OYP
Larus delawarensis (Ring-billed Gull)
2009/03/19 Kirt Prairie
2014/03/24 COD Campus
calling
2014/03/24 COD Campus
flying
2014/03/24 COD Campus
gliding
2014/03/26 Danada Savanna
flying OYP
Mergus merganser (Common Merganser)
2014/03/26 Danada Savanna
female flying OYP
2014/03/26 Danada Savanna
males flying OYP
Pavo cristatus (Indian Peafowl)
2011/04/24 Brookfield Zoo
male calling
2013/09/07 BAPS Hindu Temple, Bartlett
female and chick
Phalacrocorax auritus (Double-crested Cormorant)
2008/04/09 Naperville Rivwewalk
Zenaida macroura (Mourning Dove)
2007/05/09 Naperville Campus
Perching Birds
Acridotheres tristis (Common Myna)
2008/08/30 Hawaii: Maui
Agelaius phoeniceus (Red-winged Blackbird)
2009/03/09 Ecological Study Area
male singing
2013/06/14 Herrick Lake
male flying
2013/06/14 Herrick Lake
male singing
2013/07/14 Lincoln Marsh
female calling
2014/03/26 Danada Savanna
male flying OYP
2014/04/15 Danada Savanna
male calling
Cardinalis cardinalis (Northern Cardinal)
2008/08/30 Hawaii: Maui
female
2014/03/26 Danada Savanna
male
Carduelis tristis (American Goldfinch)
2012/08/12 Arrowhead Park
male
2013/08/28 Kirt Prairie
male flying
Charadrius vociferus (Killdeer)
2007/05/25 Kirt Prairie
chick running
2007/05/25 Kirt Prairie
gutter barrier
2007/05/25 Kirt Prairie
road warriors
2010/04/15 Kirt Prairie
broken wing display
2010/04/15 Kirt Prairie
eggs
2010/04/15 Kirt Prairie
nest
2010/04/15 Kirt Prairie
squawking
Columba livia (Rock Pigeon)
2008/08/30 Hawaii: Maui
Corvus brachyrhynchos (American Crow)
2014/04/09 Danada Savanna
flying
Dumetella carolinensis (Gray Catbird)
2006/10/25 Kirt Prairie
Geopelia striata (Zebra Dove)
2008/08/30 Hawaii: Maui
Geothlypis trichas (Common Yellowthroat)
2013/05/31 Morton Arboretum
male
Haemorhous mexicanus (House Finch)
2014/04/22 Danada Savanna
male on Green Ash OYP
Hirundo rustica (Barn Swallow)
2009/06/17 COD Campus
nest
2013/08/23 MAC pond
flying ventral
2013/08/23 MAC pond
flying
2013/08/24 DuPage Wild Ones Field Trip, Herrick Lake
chick pooping
2013/08/24 DuPage Wild Ones Field Trip, Herrick Lake
feeding
Icterus galbula (Baltimore Oriole)
song: alarm: whinny:
2012/06/18 Schulenberg Prairie
nest
Junco hyemalis (Dark-eyed Junco)
2014/04/01 Arrowhead Park
male singing
Melospiza melodia (Song Sparrow)
song: chip: alarm:
2012/03/19 Kirt Prairie
singing on RED-OSIER DOGWOOD
2014/04/20 Herrick Lake
singing OYP
2014/04/22 Danada Savanna
male singing OYP
2014/04/22 Danada Savanna
Mimus polyglottos (Northern Mockingbird)
2013/03/03 Las Vegas
Padda oryzivora (Java Sparrow)
2008/08/30 Hawaii: Maui
Paroaria coronata (Red-crested Cardinal)
2008/08/30 Hawaii: Maui
Passer domesticus (House Sparrow)
2008/08/30 Hawaii: Maui
Passerculus sandwichensis (Savannah Sparrow)
song: call:
2010/10/01 Kirt Prairie
Poecile atricapillus (Black-capped Chickadee)
2014/04/19 Morton Arboretum
hanging
2014/04/19 Morton Arboretum
Quiscalus mexicanus (Great-tailed Grackle)
2013/03/03 Las Vegas
female
Spizella passerina (Chipping Sparrow)
2014/04/20 Herrick Lake
Sturnus vulgaris (European Starling)
2010/10/01 Kirt Prairie
and Savannah Sparrow
2014/04/22 Danada Savanna
perching
2014/04/22 Danada Savanna
Tachycineta bicolor (Tree Swallow)
2014/04/15 Danada Savanna
male flying
2014/04/15 Danada Savanna
male flying away OYP
2014/04/20 Herrick Lake
coasting OYP
2014/04/20 Herrick Lake
flapping
2014/04/20 Herrick Lake
flying OYP
2014/04/20 Herrick Lake
singing OYP
2014/04/20 Herrick Lake
winging
Troglodytes aedon (House Wren)
2007/07/11 Bluff Spring Fen
Turdus migratorius (American Robin)
song: call:
2011/03/07 Kirt Prairie
singing
2014/04/01 Arrowhead Park
feeding
2014/04/01 Arrowhead Park
flying
2014/04/01 Arrowhead Park
2014/04/12 Arrowhead Park
head
2014/04/12 Arrowhead Park
leg band
2014/04/19 Morton Arboretum
perching
2014/04/23 Danada Savanna
male singing OYP
Tyrannus tyrannus (Eastern Kingbird)
2012/07/16 Kirt Prairie
pair on BUR OAK
2012/07/16 Kirt Prairie
2013/05/11 Herrick Lake
Vireo olivaceus (Red-eyed Vireo)
2013/09/16 COD Campus
dead

Other Fauna Photos taken mostly in DuPage county, IL. Mirrors: biophile, COD
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