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Northern Flicker

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A pretty male Northern FlickerĀ (Colaptes auratus) red shaft, perched on the edge of our bird bath just after he had a drink!


Happy Singer

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A lovely Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia) was busy picking the spilled seed out of the bird bath!


Stretch

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An Anna’s Hummingbird
(Calypte anna) enjoys a stretch of his wings, just before taking off .


Bright and Shiny

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A proud male Anna’s Hummingbird (Calypte anna) in the Rose of Sharon Bush


They’re Back

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The Dark-eyed Juncos ( Junco hyemalis) back! They go north for the Summer and then return here for the Winter.


To the Last Drop

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A male Anna’s Hummingbird Calypte anna) taking advantage of the last of the quickly fading Rose of Sharon flowers.


Flower Eater

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A House Finch (Carpodacus mexicanus) eating the petals of a Rose of Sharon flower!