Tag: backyard birds

Friday Features

BACK YARD BIRD LIST Red Crossbills showed up at the sunflower seed feeder yesterday and made a serious dent in it. A group came through last fall, but moved on after a couple of days. We’ll see how long these stay. The goldfinches and sparrows are emptying out […]

Friday Features

Think I’ll start a couple of quick Friday Features: OUR OWN BACKYARD BIRD SIGHTINGS: Current regulars: American Goldfinches, Least Goldfinches, Steller’s jays, ravens, crows, house sparrows Semi-regular visitors: one pair Black-headed grosbeaks, an osprey (!), a great blue heron (we have a large pond), a red-shouldered hawk, barn […]