Tricia Booker Photography

Bright Blue Day

2015-03-07_LoonRelease_Booker_0108

After our 9″ of snow on Thursday, today’s balmy temperatures in the high 30s with a bright, blue sky and warm March sun made me think spring.

I had a wonderful day volunteering some time and my photography to the Blue Ridge Wildlife Center in Millwood, Virginia, and caught up with my birding partner Hillary. We spent most of the afternoon on a variety of projects, including releasing, feeding and rescuing a variety of birds.

While we were out feeding the raptors, one Blue Jay begged us for a treat before dive-bombing us from a nearby tree. Unfortunately, we had nothing to spare, but he followed us around, perhaps hoping we might drop something. He made a very attentive model, however, and the next time I visit I’ll be sure to bring a few extra peanuts in my pocket to repay him for his time and efforts.

2 comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: