A Belted Kingfisher perches over one of the few open streams–Glade Road, Frederick County, 1-27-14.
This is one of four Wilson’s Snipe upstream of the kingfisher location, January 27, 2014
A male American Kestrel fluffs his feathers on his perch in the cold wind — Glade Road, Frederick County, 1-27-14.
A Lapland Longspur is eating a seed. It is in a flock of Horned Larks, one of which is to the left of the longspur. NE Frederick County, 1-27-14
Another view of the Lapland Longspur with two Horned Larks in NE Frederick County.
A Horned Lark showing a little of its “horns”–northern Howard County, Maryland, 1-26-14