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Finches at the Feeders

Since mid-May, the bird feeder in the front Audubon House native landscape has been frequented by House Finches (Haemorhous mexicanus), closely related to the Cassin’s Finch and Purple Finch. 178 more words

Oslo Riverfront Conservation Area

Simple but beautiful

It really is amazing to look closely at birds we see all the time.  This House Finch is one of those feeder birds that people see all the time but don’t pay much attention to.   116 more words


May 23rd

Continental Scale Bird Population Trends – Part II

3 p.m. Unwittingly, I disrupt the community of birds just north of Guardhouse Gate. It is another warm, clear day, and I plan to spend this afternoon’s run developing my novice song bid, soundscape skills (May 6th). 2,552 more words



For the most part, the Foggy Bottoms Resort and Spa was a happy and friendly place.  One long standing feud occasionally surfaced.  The animosity between… 38 more words

Soggy Songbirds

This has been the longest February ever. I know the calendar indicates that it is actually late May, and we have had several lovely dry days, but the cold wet weather continues to dominate. 228 more words

Seasonal Movements

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House Finch

House Finch — Computer Art by kenne

Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly.

— from the poem “Dreams” by Langston Hughes