Bird Photos Taken in Massachusetts in 2012 by Eva

I photographed 159 avian species in MA in 2012. Only some of my photos are worthy of being put on the web, and for showcasing I am further constrained by a self-imposed rule to showcase only species not given the limelight on my 2010 page or on my 2011 page. My 2013 showcased photos also do not overlap. Thus those pages cover, without overlap, quite a variety of MA avian life.

There's a photo collection spreadsheet in Excel or in html, showing where photos are located of the 236 species (by June 16, 2013 including photos taken pre-2010, but this century, on Nantucket at New Years) that I have photographed in MA.

This Venn Diagram shows how many species I photographed in each of 2010, 2011 and 2012 or only in some of those years.

Larus glaucoides Larus philadelphia Clangula hyemalis
Iceland Gull Bonaparte's Gull Long-tailed Ducks

Gavia immer Gavia stellata Dendroica pensylvanica
Common Loon Red-throated Loon Chestnut-sided Warbler

Cyanocitta cristata Podilymbus podiceps Anas americana Melanerpes carolinus
Blue Jay Pied-billed Grebes American Wigeon Red-bellied Woodpecker

Melanitta nigra Melanitta perspicillata Melanitta fusca
Black Scoter Surf Scoter White-winged Scoters

Baeolophus bicolor Bucephala albeola Anas clypeata
Tufted Titmouse Bufflehead Northern Shoveler

Circus cyaneus Cyanocitta cristata Cathartes aura Fulica americana
Northern Harrier American Bittern Turkey Vulture Coot

Myiarchus crinitus Picoides villosus Calidris alpina Falco sparverius
Great Crested Flycatcher Hairy Woodpecker Dunlin Kestrel

Corvus ossifragus Sialia sialis Aix sponsa
Fish Crow Eastern Bluebird pair Wood duck

Charadrius vociferus Progne subis Sayornis phoebe
Killdeer Purple Martin Eastern Phoebe

Epidonax alnorum Passerina cyanea Oporornis philadelphia Archilochus colubris
Alder Flycatcher Indigo Bunting Mourning Warbler Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Anthus rubescens Plectrophenax nivalis Chen caerulescens Loxia curvirostra

American Pipet Snow Bunting Snow Goose Red Crossbill

A sampling of other avian species, in taxonomic order (unlike the thumbnails above):

Non-avian Wildlife, in order of first photograph of 2012:
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