BIRD GALLERY - NORTH AMERICA


This gallery shows a variety of birds I had the pleasure to watch and photograph since I live in North America. Many photos were made along the Upper Mississippi River. They are not meant to be complete but will hopefully grow as I can make new or better images. Please click on the thumbnails below to open the respective gallery and for enlargement of the photos.

DUCKS AND MERGANSERS (ANSERIFORMES)

GEESE AND SWANS (ANSERIFORMES)

LOONS (GAVIIFORMES)

GREBES (PODICIPEDIFORMES)

CORMORANTS AND ALLIES (SULIFORMES)

PELICANS, HERONS, EGRETS AND BITTERNS (PELICANIFORMES)

GROUSE, TURKEYS, AND ALLIES (GALLIFORMES)

HAWKS, EAGLES, AND ALLIES (ACCIPITRIFORMES)

FALCONS (FALCONIFORMES)

RAILS, GALLINULES, COOTS, AND CRANES (GRUIFORMES)

PLOVERS, SANDPIPERS, AND ALLIES (CHARADRIIFORMES)

GULLS, TERNS, AND ALLIES (CHARADRIIFORMES)

PIGEONS AND DOVES (COLUMBIFORMES)

OWLS (STRIGIFORMES)

HUMMINGBIRDS (APODIFORMES)

KINGFISHERS (CORACIIFORMES)

WOODPECKERS (PICIFORMES)

PERCHING BIRDS (PASSERIFORMES) - BLACKBIRDS AND ALLIES