Images of Hope Photography

Birds of Prey
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American Bald Eagle
Golden Eagle
Great Gray Owl
Great Horned Owl
Snowy Owl
Barred Owl
Northern Hawk Owl
Northern Saw-whet Owl
Short-eared Owl
Long-eared Owl
Barn Owl

Birds of Prey
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Dark Rough-legged Hawk
Rough-legged Hawk
Red-tailed Hawk
Harris' Hawk
Cooper's Hawk
American Kestrel
Northern Harrier
Crested Caracara
Turkey Vulture
Black Vulture
Peregrine Falcon

Large Land Birds
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Common Raven
American Crow
Ring-necked Pheasant - M
Ring-necked Pheasant - Fe
Ruffed Grouse
Road Runner
Plain Chachalaca
Black-billed Magpie

Smaller Open Country Birds
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Mourning Dove
Belted Kingfisher
Eastern Phoebe
Vermilion Flycatcher
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher M
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Fe
Horned Lark M
Horned Lark Fe

Smaller Open Country Birds
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Eastern Kingbird
Western Kingbird
Tree Swallow
Eastern Bluebird M
American Robin
Cliff Swallow
Curved-billed Thrasher
European Starling

Smaller Open Country Birds
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Field Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow
Song Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow
House Sparrow
Red-winged Blackbird M
Red-winged Blackbird Fe
Yellow-headed Blackbird

Smaller Open Country Birds
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Dickcissel M
Indigo Bunting M
Common Redpoll
House Finch
Clay-colored Sparrow
American Goldfinch
Common Grackle

Smaller Woodland Birds
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Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Broad-tailed Hummingbird
Rose-breasted Grosbeak M
Rose-breasted Grosbeak Fe
Red-headed Woodpecker
Red-headed Woodpecker (immature)
Northern Flicker M
Northern Flicker Fe
Brown Creeper
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Downy Woodpecker Fe
Downy Woodpecker M

Smaller Woodland Birds
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Red-bellied Woodpecker Fe
Red-bellied Woodpecker M
Pileated Woodpecker M
Pileated Woodpecker Fe
Brown Thrasher
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker - Juvenile
Hairy Woodpecker Fe
Hairy Woodpecker M

Smaller Woodland Birds
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Gray Jay
Blue Jay
Steller's Jay
Green Jay
Black-billed Cuckoo
Pine Siskin
Great Crested Flycatcher
Black-crested Titmouse
Tufted Titmouse

Smaller Woodland Birds
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Northern Cardinal M
Northern Cardinal Fe
Chickadee (black-capped)
Mountain Chickadee
White-breasted Nuthatch
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Hermit Thrush
Gray Catbird
Cedar Waxwing
Scarlet Tanager Fe
Scarlet Tanager M

Links to additional bird information

Check out my backyard bird photography page to learn how I photographed some of the birds in this gallery.

America's cats, including house-cats that adventure outdoors and feral cats, kill between 1.4 billion and 3.7 billion birds in a year, says Peter Marra of the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute in Washington, D.C., who led the team that performed the analysis.
Read the news article on or a similar news article on USA Today.

Information reference: Book of North American Birds by Reader's Digest

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