Birds at CHRS (click here)

The following photographs are all of birds at the Cabot Head Research Station (CHRS), operated by the Bruce Peninsula Bird Observatory (BPBO).  They are arranged ALPHABETICALLY, by their FULL NAME / ID CODE.  (Except for one! …. Can you find it?)


AMRE _ American Redstart (after second year male)
AMWO _ American Woodcock
BAWW _ Black-and_White Warbler (fat & cloacal protuberance check = male)
BBCU _ Black-billed Cuckoo
BBCU _ Black-billed Cuckoo
BBWA _ Bay-breasted Warbler (male)
BCCH _ Black-capped Chickadee (partial albino)
BEKI _ Belted Kingfisher (female)
BLPW _ Blackpoll Warbler (female)
BLWA _ Blackburnian Warbler (male)
CAGO _ Canada Goose (nests annually on Gargantua ship wreck at CHRS)
CAWA _ Canada Warbler (male)
CCSP _ Clay-colored Sparrow (in basic plumage)
Collared Aracari (Stephane in Central America)
CORE _ Common Redpoll (male)
EATO _ Eastern Towhee (male) red-eyed form
FOSP _ Fox Sparrow
GWWA _ Golden-winged Warbler (male)
INBU _ Indigo Bunting (male)
LASP _ Lark Sparrow
MERL _ Merlin
MERL _ Merlin
NOCA _ Northern Cardinal (male)
NOPA _ Northern Parula Warbler (female)
NOPA _ Northern Parula Warbler (female)
NSHR _ Northern Shrike
NSHR _ Northern Shrike
NSWO _ kids & Northern Saw-whet Owl
NSWO _ kids & Northern Saw-whet Owl
NSWO _ Northern Saw-whet Owls
NSWO _ Northern Saw-whet Owl
OSFL _ Olive-sided Flycatcher (hatch year)
OSFL _ Olive-sided Flycatcher (hatch year)
PIGR _ Pine Grosbeak (female)
PIGR _ Pine Grosbeak (male - Taiga race)
PIWO _ Pileated Woodpecker (female)
PIWO _ Pileated Woodpecker (female)
PIWO _ Pileated Woodpecker (female)
PIWO _ Pileated Woodpecker (male)
RBGR _ Rose-breasted Grosbeak (male)
RBGR _ Rose-breasted Grosbeak (male)
RBGR _ Rose-breasted Grosbeak (male) Ouch!!
REVI _ Red-eyed Vireo (eye colour = adult)
RHWO _ Red-headed Woodpecker
RWBB _Red-winged Blackbird (plumage = hatch year male)
RWBB _Red-winged Blackbird (plumage = hatch year male)
SNBU _ Snow BUnting (plumage = first winter female)
SSHA _ Sharp-shinned Hawk (adult)
SSHA _ Sharp-shinned Hawk (adult)
WBNU _ White-breasted Nuthatch (female)
WCSP _ White-crowned Sparrow (left = EWCS _ Eastern race, right = GWCS _ Gamble's race)
WEWA _ Worm-eating Warbler (and very happy bander!)
WITU _ Wild Turkey "tom" (about to attack his own reflection in a Grebe Lodge window)
WPWI _ Whip-Poor-Will
WWCR _ White-winged Crossbill (female)
WWCR _ White-winged Crossbill (female)
YBCU - Yellow-billed Cuckoo
YBCU - Yellow-billed Cuckoo
YBCU - Yellow-billed Cuckoo
YSFL _ Yellow-shafted Flicker (part of Northern Flicker complex)

1 Comment on “Birds at CHRS (click here)

  1. Lovely bird pictures. I have to wonder if the Pileated Woodpecker in my area is causing extensive damage to the trees or is it something else?