Blue Birds of Osawatomie
Winter birds on the Campus of Osawatomie State Hospital

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During the Noon hour on January 15, while sitting stationary in my Jeep, a pair of Bluebirds
were in the area along with several Dark-Eyed Juncos, Black-Capped Chickadees, a Ruby-crowned
Kinglet and a White-Breasted Nuthatch. 


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One of the Bluebirds was stationary about 65 feet away
and afforded us several different poses from that angle.  Using an HQ C-180 teleconverter,
these shots were taken through an open window.

 

All photos 2003 by don Palmer