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American Goldfinch

The Gold Finches started to appear in North Florida last week. At least that’s when I first started seeing them in my feeders. The Orioles and the Gold Finches usually show up about the same time each winter. 7 more words

Florida Birds


Project FeederWatch, a citizen sciemce program bewgan last weekend. This will be my tenth season of contributing observations.

These American Goldfinches were among my visitors.



Once again it was an awkward moment at the Foggy Bottoms Resort and Spa.  Neither could remember the Protocol applicable here.  Was it “First come, first served?”  “Age before beauty?”  “Ladies first?” Or alphabetical by taxonomic rank?  6 more words

Birds Visiting My Feeder

I have a large number of birds currently visiting my feeder. Earlier in the fall the American Goldfinches had all but disappeared but they are back in large numbers and eating me out of house and home. 72 more words


What's Up?

My observations of avians, frequent visitors to my backyard so far at this time is as follows… Of course this is only a partial list. 57 more words


Rise And Shine

Every day is a once in a lifetime day.

It was cold and overcast at dawn last Wednesday. A sliver of sky opened up just as the sun rose over the lake. 347 more words