Out my kitchen window this morning, a flurry of feathered activity sent me running for my iPhone.
This morning I was treated to a close-up view of a Northern (Red-Shafted) Flicker bringing it’s fledgling in for some easy grub from my suet feeder. There are other fledglings being introduced to the deck feeding stations, and the … Continue reading
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The American Goldfinch is the state bird of Washington, and a lovely addition to any landscape. In late spring – early summer (breeding time) the adult male is a brilliant yellow with sharp lines of white and black feathers. The … Continue reading
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