2016 comes to a close

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Birds on a wire

A lot has happened in 2016, some good, some bad. The best investment we made this year was a bird feeder in the spring. The spring brought many types of birds and our favorite among them is the chickadee. Continue reading 2016 comes to a close

Rose-breasted Grosbeak birds

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Rose-breasted Grosbeak

After about 6-7 weeks of feeding black sunflower seeds to the locals, mostly Finches and American Goldfinches and Black Hat Chickadees, a couple grosbeaks how shown up. They are bigger than the finches, as is easily apparent in their efforts to squeeze onto the perch of the bird feeder and still be able to turn their head in and get seeds.
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