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Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Photo: Inge Curtis These tiny birds look like cute Christmas tree decorations. Inge photographed this male and female who probably arrived recently in Virginia …
Bonchurch through Time
G.H. Thompson, 1920 My great grandma bought this watercolor by a minor artist of an Isle of Wight scene a century ago. It has …
Cedar Waxwing
As I resume posts after an absence, I chose Inge’s picture of a Cedar Waxwing. Not an uncommon bird in Virginia and seen here …
Tawny Frogmouth
I can’t resist posting this image, although Frogmouths are native to Australia. Inge took this picture of a captive bird exhibited at a Williamsburg …
Black-and-White Warbler
A perky little warbler of mixed woodlands that migrates through Tidewater Virginia. A few remain here to breed. It creeps along branches and up …
Ferruginous Pygmy Owl
You may have to travel a long way to see this species. Inge saw it in south Texas, at the northern limit of its …

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