Shrike and Vireo Pictures © Bill Schmoker

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org

Loggerhead Shrike Gallery

Northern Shrike, Yuma County, Colorado, 12/05.

Juvenile Northern Shrike (brown form), Cherry Creek State Park, Arapahoe County, Colorado, 11/03.

Juvenile Northern Shrike (brown form), Cherry Creek State Park, Arapahoe County, Colorado, 11/03.

Northern Shrike on Magnolia Road, Boulder County, Colorado.

This look sends shivers down the spines of many small mammals, birds, and insects (even though insects don't have spines!)

Nice look at the long, hooked bill and thin mask of the Northern Shrike

 

Vireo Pictures

White-eyed Vireo, Cape May, NJ, 5/06.

White-eyed Vireo, Pharr, Texas, 3/05.

White-eyed Vireo, Pharr, Texas, 4/04.

Bell's Vireo, Yuma County, Colorado, 5/06.

Bell's Vireo, Yuma County, Colorado, 5/06.

Bell's Vireo, Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory's Chico Basin Ranch banding station, El Paso County, Colorado, 5/12/02. Note wing bars, buffy underside, and "spectacles" on this small Vireo.

Bell's Vireo (right) and Plumbeous Vireo (left), Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory's Chico Basin Ranch banding station, El Paso County, Colorado, 5/12/02. Note difference in size and overall color.

Hutton's Vireo, Madara Canyon, Arizona, 3/03.

Another view of the Hutton's Vireo, Madara Canyon, Arizona, 3/03.

Yellow-throated Vireo, Hayden Lake, Burnett County, Wisconsin.

Plumbeous Vireo, Ramsey Canyon, Arizona, 8/06.

Plumbeous Vireo, Las Animas County, Colorado, 6/03.

Plumbeous Vireo, Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory's Chico Basin Ranch banding station, El Paso County, Colorado, 5/12/02.

Plumbeous Vireo on nest, La Plata County, Colorado, 5/25/02.

Plumbeous Vireo on nest, La Plata County, Colorado, 5/25/02.

Warbling Vireo bringing food to nestlings, Garfield County, Colorado, 7/05.

Warbling Vireo, Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory's Chico Basin Ranch banding station, El Paso County, Colorado, 5/11/02.

Warbling Vireo, Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory's Chico Basin Ranch banding station, El Paso County, Colorado, 5/11/02.

Philadelphia Vireo, S. Padre Island, Texas, 5/04.

Philadelphia Vireo, S. Padre Island, Texas, 5/04.

Red-eyed Vireo, Park Point, Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota.

Singing Red-eyed Vireo, Park Point, Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota.

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org

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