Category Archives: Garden

New bird in my yard

It’s been very quiet around here, but this morning we had a little excitement with a new bird visiting our yard. This is a Northern Flicker. It’s a type of woodpecker that likes to probe the ground for ants. It … Continue reading

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New Show on Bird T.V.

I saw a new bird in the yard today.  It’s called a Spotted Towhee. He was searching in the bark for food. With his rust colored sides and spotted wings, he’s one of the more colorful birds we’ve seen in … Continue reading

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Bird t.v.

I thought I’d share a quick video of the bird t.v. I’ve been watching. There’s no sound in the video because we were inside the house using a telephoto lens. The finches are fun to watch and there’s even a … Continue reading

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Tweety birds are back

The finches have returned to my backyard. They are fun to watch and we like their sweet little tweets. There are 3 birdies in the photo, but I’ve seen 6 birdies at one time! For more than a year, the … Continue reading

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