Bird and Nature Photography by Greg Gard

Juvenile Peregrine Falcon - New York Palisades

January 26, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Vocalizing juvenile Peregrine Falcon perched on the edge of a cliff along the Hudson River in New York State: - for more detailed view, please click on the image - If you look closely, you should be able to see remains of its latest meal right on the beak;)
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Prairie Warbler - Bergen County, NJ

January 20, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Prairie Warbler, Setophaga discolor, holding a green worm in its beak: - for more detailed view and EXIF data, please click on the image - Photographed in Bergen County, New Jersey.
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Boat-tailed Grackle - Cape May, NJ

January 18, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Female Boat-tailed Grackle, Quiscalus major, walking along the beach at the Cape May Point State Park, New Jersey: for more detailed view and EXIF data, please click on the image - Interesting facts (source: Cornell Lab): - Fledglings that fall into the water can swim well for short distances, using their wings as paddles. - The Boat-tailed G...
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Drake Canvasback - New Jersey

January 15, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Drake Canvasback swimming towards my camera in Southern New Jersey: - for more detailed view, please click on the image - "The canvasback has a distinctive wedge-shaped head and long graceful neck. The adult male (drake) has a black bill, a chestnut red head and neck, a black breast, a grayish back, black rump, and a blackish brown tail. The dr...
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Peregrine Falcon - Bergen County, NJ

January 13, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Looking down on a vocalizing adult Peregrine Falcon: - for more detailed view and EXIF data, please click on the image - Photograph taken in Bergen County, New Jersey This is one of the very first frames I took of this falcon that day. Since I stayed under the camouflage netting, it couldn't see anything else but the glass of my lens. Its firs...
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