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Stellar’s Jay

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A Stellar’s Jay (Cyanocitta stelleri)

Winter Hummer

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I hadn’t seen my Hummers for a week or so, but they both showed up today. This is the male Anna’s Hummingbird (Calypte anna) flashing his colours!

Up to It’s Knees

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Here’s a White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys) up to it’s knees in last nights snow. That’s assuming it has knees, which it doesn’t!

Sitting Pretty

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A White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys) perched on the top of our Cedar hedge.

Bookends

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The other day, we bought a new feeder. It is proving to be very popular with the birds and has be very busy. Here a pair of male House Finches (Carpodacus mexicanus). The one on the left is the normal colour and the one on the right is an Orange morph.

Curious

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In a tangle of branches this Dark-eyed Junco (Junco hyemalis) seems to have an interest in something nearby.

Spring Love

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A pair of House Finches (Carpodacus mexicanus) perced on a branch of the Empress tree.