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Count Weekend

Early Saturday morning I headed out to the folks’ to complete my contribution to this year’s GBBC. With spring approaching, the resident pair of Pileated Woodpeckers become much more vocal and are usually easier to find, and my goal today … Continue reading

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American Goldfinch, Cedar Waxwing

I stumbled across this Goldfinch nest alongside a well-used recreational trail after flushing the brooding hen while out hiking a few weeks ago. The three chicks (the fourth egg was undersized and did not hatch) were about twelve days old … Continue reading

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Brown Creeper, Purple Finch, House Wren

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