1) The bird is new to my Ontario list.
2) The bird is really, really rare and I may not have a chance to chase another one next year.
Two and a half days passed before I left again for another crazy chase, this one being much crazier than the last couple combined...
|The photo that started it all. Captured and posted to Facebook by Chris Eagles|
|Our initial view of the Crested Caracara upon spotting it at sunrise|
|Crested Caracara up in a Black Spruce tree|
|Liftoff! Crested Caracara taking off for a lawn after realizing it can't peck through a driveway|
|Crested Caracara head-on view reminds me of Secretary Birds from Africa!|
|We saw three Northern Shrikes that day! This one was photographed in Leamington in October 2015|
|Ontario's beautiful mountainous scenery - Alona Bay, Lake Superior (Algoma District)|
|I can't get enough of these Crested Carcara photos!|