It was early morning when I headed to Plum Island. I hoped to see & photograph the Barred Owl (nope), possibly see the rumored Short-eared Owl (nope). It was a quiet morning, but there were a few birds along the drive that let me test the bean bag.
I guess bittersweet berries don't go down as easily as bugs
I know I could have shot photos of the cardinal and robin at my feeder, but they were there and my bean bag needed testing. Besides my mother-in-law loves cardinals.
Male White-winged Crossbill
Red-tailed Hawk spotted some food and takes flight
Male Common Merganser