Although my block has some very small yards (the bldg across the street has a 2-foot front yard and I have about 15 feet), we have a few good birdwatching opportunities...
Here's a bluejay visiting a neighbor's urn.
And this little male sparrow was chirping his heart out looking for a mate, even with something in his mouth.
And every once in a while a pigeon (or two) makes it way out east to my block.
Baby robins from early spring 2011.
About a week later (their eyes are open):
Mother robin is not sure what to make of me.