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She's the bird, the bird with the Midas clutch

Probably past the halfway point in basic construction, this female American goldfinch (Spinus tristis) was getting closer to completing her new nursery.

The spiny gumball to the right provides a sense of scale for the modest, if temporary, digs.

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American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis)

Parc Boisé-des-Douze, St. Hyacinthe, Quebec, May 2014

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