Bald Eagles and Ospreys fishing in Providence RI

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Bald Eagles have been spotted in greater numbers across Rhode Island this year, especially in Autumn during migration season. Eagles eat fish, so they patrol […]

Killdeer hatchlings in Providence

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A Killdeer is a medium-sized plover with an unfortunate name but truly adorable babies. I photographed this endearing scene while on a lunch break in […]

Peregrine Falcons at the Cranston Street Armory

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I’m often asked, “Do you know what has become of any of the Peregrine Falcon nestlings that have been banded in Providence?” – and now […]

Great Horned Owls nest in Great Blue Heron rookery

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Great Horned Owls do not build their own nests – they use cavities in trees or take over nests built by other large birds. In […]

Peregrine Falcon banding day in Providence 2014

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Since 1999, the same female peregrine falcon ruled downtown Providence and raised over 30 nestlings. She was a beautiful bird, and 14 years is an […]

Red-Tailed Hawks Nest on Fire Escape in Providence

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Back in 2010 and 2011, I watched a pair of red-tailed hawks construct a nest and raise their chicks on a fire escape in downtown […]

Injured Snowy Owl Returns to Freedom

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After I spent weeks photographing a wild Snowy Owl in Providence through a zoom lens like a paparazzi, getting to “meet” this owl was, for […]

Snowy Owl in Providence, Rhode Island

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Early in December, I was extremely lucky to find a Snowy Owl here in Providence. Amazingly, I seemed to be the only person aware of […]

Autumn Owls, Eagles, Hawks and more in Providence

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Changing leaves provide beautiful colors for my photos this time of year. It’s great to see the Eastern Screech Owls back in their tree hole […]

kestrels outside my window

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Lucky for me, pigeons and starlings roost on the building across the street from my loft – this attracts kestrels, the smallest of all falcons, […]

Mission: Moose

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Needing a vacation and hoping to see some new wild animals, I took a trip to Moosehead Lake in Maine, stayed on Moosehead Mountain, and […]

Young Peregrine Falcon rejoins her family on aircraft carrier

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Above is the USS Saratoga, a huge decommissioned aircraft carrier currently docked at Naval Station Newport. Suprisingly, it is also the home a family of […]

Pawtucket Peregrine Falcon returns to freedom

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Two juvenile peregrine falcons, approximately eight weeks old, were recently picked up by DEM officers in Pawtucket, RI. Both young raptors were found on the […]

Eastern Screech Owlets

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Eastern Screech Owls are one of my favorite birds, so this photo series is very special to me. It took many weeks of persistence and […]

Peregrine Falcon Banding Day in Providence 2013

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Today I accompanied the brave wildlife officials who annually band the peregrine falcon nestlings here in Providence – the one day I can get close […]

Northern Saw-Whet Owl returns to freedom

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This little Northern Saw-Whet Owl was hit by a car in Barrington, RI, and suffered a concussion but no broken bones. He is assumed to […]

screech owls, bald eagle and my first merlin

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Some days I go looking for raptors and find nothing at all… other days I get lucky and find owls, eagles, a merlin, and more. […]

American Kestrels need your help

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Launched in response to kestrel population declines, The American Kestrel Partnership is a network of citizen and professional scientists working to advance kestrel conservation. I […]

Migratory ducks (updated)

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Last winter, I visited various waterfronts in Warwick, RI, to see which unusual migratory ducks I could find. It’s interesting to ID them online and […]

hungry hawk hunting in Providence

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Walking in Kennedy Plaza today, I spotted a red-tailed hawk in a tree above a bus stop… © 2013 Peter Green. All rights reserved. It […]

Born To Be Wild – Kestrel Release in Providence

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Today I photographed the successful release of an adult male kestrel that was rehabilitated by the Born To Be Wild Nature Center. The nonprofit — […]

patriotic red-tailed hawk in providence

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When days are warm, Providence’s Burnside Park is filled with people – but in colder months only pigeons remain… and the voracious hawks that come […]

Owls and more at Blue Hills Trailside Museum, MA

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I recently visited the Blue Hills Trailside Museum in Milton MA where I will be displaying seven large photos through the remainder of the year. […]

Pawtucket Peregrine Falcon Family

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After seeing great pictures on Flickr from MaiaBird and PhotoBee1, I decided to check out the Peregrine Falcon family on City Hall in Pawtucket, RI. […]