Beyond the BackyardOakland Nature Preserve

Bird-watching at Oakland Nature Preserve

Painted Bunting, Eastern Phoebe, Ruby-Crowned Kinglet, Gray Catbird, Pileated Woodpecker, House Wren, American Goldfinch, Osprey, Blue Jay, Cardinal, Red-Wing Blackbird

Conspicuously absent: Warblers, Robins, Cedar Waxwings.

Blue-Headed Vireo

Blue-Headed Vireo

Gray Catbird

Gray Catbird

Red-bellied Woodpecker

Red-bellied Woodpecker

Great Blue Heron Nest

Great Blue Heron Nest