The yellow-headed blackbird is generally found in western wetlands among the reeds . . . which is exactly where we found this bird. This was a first sighting for me even though the area map for the birds show that they can be found where I live. We saw these when I was out photographing …
We have had a lot of cloudy skies recently - fairly typical for autumn. But the clouds broke long enough for a nice sunset Thursday evening. There is snow on the mountains now but the skies haven't cleared long enough for me to get photographs of it yet. Maralee
A few more photos taken at the Maple Hill Church while I was visiting Minnesota. Maralee
While I was back in Minnesota visiting my sisters, we took a short trip up the Gunflint Trail to the Maple Hill Church. It was the only time the sun came out the whole time we were there. It lasted just long enough for us to get some photos. The autumn colors were beautiful.
Here are a couple of panorama landscapes from our outing to Sparks Lake a few mornings ago. Maralee