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At Black-headed Grosbeak nest

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Donald Waite:
Damon S. Calderwood and Richard A. Bold were photographing a Black-headed Grosbeak nest containing 4 babies in a salmonberry patch… Read More
Donald E. Waite:
Damon S. Calderwood and Richard A. Bold were photographing 4 baby Black-headed Grosbeaks in a salmon berry tree in a… Read More

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Adult picking up young in beak

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Donald E. Waite:
This is believed to be the very first time that a rail carrying a chick in its beak has been… Read More
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Apparently this was the first time for the documentation of an adult rail carrying a chick in its beak to… Read More

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Snapping at gnat

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Donald E. Waite:
Damon S. Calderwood and Richard A. Bold visited me in 1990 enquiring about an electronic triggering device that could fire… Read More

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Adult with young on back

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Donald Waite:
Trip to Burns, Oregon, 25 May to 23 June 2006 with David R. James & Damon S. Calderwood. Around 7… Read More

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Adult in flight with vole

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https://www.audubon.org/news/why-you-shouldnt-feed-or-bait-owls Read More

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Adult female at nest with chicks and mite on beak

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Donald Waite:
Hummingbird mites are transmitted on the beaks of hummers to pollinate flowers. Read More

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Female at nest

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Damon Calderwood:
An associate and I spent several days photographing a nesting Anna’s Hummingbird in a park in Coquitlam. The nest was… Read More

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Feeding Alligator Lizard

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Donald E Waite:
Trip to Burns, Oregon, with David R. James & Damon S. Calderwood - 20 May - 23 June 2006. Photography… Read More

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Male in flight exiting nest

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Donald E. Waite:
Male and female Bushtits are distinguished by their eyes - the female has a yellow eye while the male’s is… Read More

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Adult feeding young

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Donald Waite:
Damon took this photo of a Brown Creeper feeding some kind of a grub to a ready-to-fledge young. There are… Read More

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Feeding young

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Donald E. Waite:
On the 31 May 2020 Damon discovered 3 ready-to-fledge baby Brown Creepers huddled together about 5-feet above ground level on… Read More

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Parent doing wing flutter

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The parents would often both appear at the nest simultaneously and one would do a wing flutter as a kind… Read More

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Female feeding ready-to-fledge young

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Donald E. Waite:
Here’s another link with great information on the American Dipper: https://www.donniedipper.com/ Read More
Donald E. Waite:
Here is a discussion of the effects of banding the American Dipper: https://www.thepetitionsite.com/en-ca/268/453/263/stop-the-banding-of-the-american-dipper/ Read More

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Male with young

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Donald Waite:
Trip to Burns, Oregon, with David R. James & Damon S. Calderwood 20 May - 23 June 2006. We found… Read More

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Male in flight

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Damon Calderwood and I photographed this nest pretty much daily for the better part of a week with 2 different… Read More

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Pair at nest

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Donald E. Waite:
Damon S. Calderwood and 3 others spent 9 days photographing a pair of Varied Thrush and their 3 babies in… Read More

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