Tuesday, June 02, 2015

The Black-masked Rogue

The Common Yellowthroat is an entertaining little rogue. The series of photos below captures some of the activity and energy which a male expends in establishing territory and inviting a mate to join him. The large plot of shrubs and berry bushes hosted many of these birds, so each male had a lot of competition.

I did not provoke this guy with phishing or recorded sound. He had all the provocation he could handle just from the others guys around him. He provided me with wonderful entertainment ...

Common Yellowthroat

Good Birding ! !

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