Every day of that week I spent in Cape Cod began the same: sitting on the back deck of the house, sometimes with a coffee, sometimes a beer, once a glass of Jameson 12 year, staring out at the lake, waiting for the various wildlife to come out of hiding. Particularly the birds.
Ruby-throated hummingbird - Female (females lack red throat patch)
Northern Blue Jay
American Goldfinch - Male
American Goldfinch - Male & Female
American Oriole - Female
American Oriole - Male
Downy Woodpecker - Male