Previous Photo Albums
Let's show the world what a beautiful place Grand Island really is.
Kim Kalman - September 2019
Kim Kalman took this picture at dusk on the shore of the Little Beaver Island Shoreline Improvements on Tuesday, September 10th.
Mary Cooke - September 2019
Mary Cooke took this photo of a cormorant taking off from the East Niagara River on Monday, September 9th.
Alan Lee - July 2019
Click photo for larger view.Alan Lee took this picture of the South Grand Island Bridge on Saturday, August 10th at sunrise.
Mary Cooke - July 2019
Mary Cooke took this photo and said "the monarchs are loving the purple coneflowers."
Bill Schultz - July 2019
Bill Schultz was baling hay at White Oak Farm on Fix Road on Monday, July 8th. He caught site of this coyote who is watching for a field mice snack.
Margaret Stender - July 2019
The Stender family on Steeg Road, overlooking the East River, celebrated July 4th with a beautiful sunset and some juggling!
Jeff Cooke Sr. - July 2019
Jeff Cooke St. took this photo of a Great Blue Heron from his dock on North Colony, Saturday, July 6th.
Laura Benjamin - July 2019
This photo of a Blue Heron was taken by Laura Benjamin on July 3rd in her backyard on Ransom Road.
Sandra Watkins - May 2019
This photo of a golden coyote was taken on West River Road near Staley Road by Sandra Watkins. Look at upper center of photo for a cardinal in the tree.
Mary Ellen Sanderson & Jodi Wroblewski - May 2019
This photo was taken by Mary Ellen Sanderson.Here's a picture of a nestling eastern screech owl about to become a fledgling!! Taken by Mary Ellen Sanderson beside her home on Fix Rd. Mary Ellen has several nest boxes of this size on her property and hosts screech owls every year. Additionally, she has had great crested flycatchers occupy the vacant boxes. This nestbox is 20' from her house, note flashing and conical baffle to keep squirrels from taking over. Below see a close up of the owl taken by Jodi Wroblewski.
Jodi Wroblewski photo.
Craig Kopra - May 2019
Finally, a beautiful spring evening at Beaver Island, taken by Craig Kopra.
Patty Blair - May 2019
Click photo for larger view.This photo was taken by Patty Blair of the East River, on a foggy Friday. Thanks for sharing Noel!
Karen Smith - May 2019
This photo was taken by Karen Smith on Monday morning, May 6th.
Mary Cooke - April 2019
This photo was taken by Mary Cooke, Tuesday morning, April 23rd. This handsome pair were visiting her dock on the East River.
Karen Smith - April 2019
This photo was taken by Karen Smith the morning of Thursday, April 11th, as she arrived for work at the GICSD Transportation Department. The sky looks like molten lava!
Tom Hessler - April 2019
This photo was taken by Tom Hessler on Tuesday, April 2nd at River Lea in Beaver Island State Park. It is a photo of a Cooper's Hawk. Tom and his group Buffalo and WNY Wildlife Photography have many photos on their Facebook page of Grand Island wildlife. You can also find out all need to know about the Cooper's Hawk on the All About Birds page.
Mary Cooke - March 2019
These photos were taking earlier in March just off the River Lea loop in Beaver Island State Park. The icebergs were grounded in the shallow waters
Craig Kopra - March 2019
Craig Kopra took this photo of the freezing rain in Buckhorn Island State Park on February 6th.
Paul Roeder - February 2019
Paul Roeder took these photos at the Niagara Fishing Club after the wind storm on Sunday, February 24th.
Caitlin Bozek - February 2019
Caitlin Bozek took these photos of a juvenile Bald Eagle on Saturday, January 26th near River Lea.
Mary Cooke - February 2019
Mary Cooke had two visitors on her dock on East River Monday morning, February 4th. After lounging, they left the yard and walked upriver on the ice. First time fox were spotted in 31 years as residents.
Brad Robinson - January 2019
An announcement on WGRZ Saturday morning, January 26th, stated a flood watch was in effect due to ice buildup near the North Grand Island Bridge., That desrved investigation. Yes there was a lot of ice, but there was free flowing water towards the Canadien side. Two ice breakers were out on the water, Saturday and Sunday. Brad Robinson took these photos in 10 degree weather.
Mary Cooke - January 2019
Mary Cooke took these photos at Beaver Island State Park on January 17th. The white birda are Tundra Swans. The swans nest in the arctic tundra and visit our area only on migration and in winter.
Bob Lamb - January 2019
Bob Lamb took these photos on New Year's Day in his backyard on Meadow Lane.