Birds

The bald eagle is a bird of prey found in North America. A sea eagle, it has two known subspecies and forms a species pair with the white-tailed eagle. Its range includes most of Canada and Alaska, all of the contiguous United States, and northern Mexico. Wikipedia

The great blue heron is a large wading bird in the heron family Ardeidae, common near the shores of open water and in wetlands over most of North America and Central America, as well as the Caribbean and the Galápagos Islands. It is a rare vagrant to coastal Spain, the Azores, and areas of far southern Europe. Wikipedia Mass: 4.6 – 5.5 lbs Encyclopedia of Life Conservation status: Least Concern (Population increasing) Encyclopedia of Life Scientific name: Ardea herodias Class: Aves Order: Pelecaniformes Did you know: There is a form of great blue heron in Florida, the Caribbean, and the Yucatan Peninsula that is solid white, known as the 'Great White Heron'. americanexpedition.us

The American bittern is a species of wading bird in the heron family of the Pelican order of bird. It has a Nearctic distribution, breeding in Canada and the northern and central parts of the United ... Wikipedia

This Gallery contains an assortment of miscellaneous birds that I had nowhere else to put them, some domestic but mostly Wild.

The eastern towhee is a large New World sparrow. The taxonomy of the towhees has been under debate in recent decades, and formerly this bird and the spotted towhee were considered a single species, the rufous-sided towhee. Their breeding habitat is brushy areas across eastern North America. Wikipedia Scientific name: Pipilo erythrophthalmus Rank: Species Family: Passerellidae Class: Aves Kingdom: Animalia Did you know: The eastern towhee occurs throughout the eastern United States and southeast Canada. wikipedia.org

The eastern kingbird is a large tyrant flycatcher native to North America. Wikipedia Scientific name: Tyrannus tyrannus Mass: 1.3 oz Encyclopedia of Life Conservation status: Least Concern (Population decreasing) Encyclopedia of Life Length: 7.7 – 9.1 in. Encyclopedia of Life Higher classification: Kingbirds

Pelicans are a genus of large water birds that make up the family Pelecanidae. They are characterised by a long beak and a large throat pouch used for catching prey and draining water from the scooped-up contents before swallowing. Wikipedia Lifespan: 15 – 25 years (In the wild) Wingspan: 6 – 12 ft. (Adult) Scientific name: Pelecanus Higher classification: Pelicans Mass: Brown pelican: 7.6 lbs, Great white pelican: 21 lbs

The American kestrel is the smallest and most common falcon in North America. It has a roughly two-to-one range in size over subspecies and sex, varying in size from about the weight of a blue jay to a mourning dove. Wikipedia Mass: 4.1 oz (Adult) Encyclopedia of Life Scientific name: Falco sparverius Conservation status: Least Concern (Population stable) Encyclopedia of Life Family: Falconidae Rank: Species Did you know: The back and wings of the female American kestrel are rufous with dark brown barring. wikipedia.org

The American avocet is a large wader in the avocet and stilt family, Recurvirostridae. This avocet spends much of its time foraging in shallow water or on mud flats, often sweeping its bill from side to side in water as it seeks its crustacean and insect prey. Wikipedia