Caught a whole bunch of Evening Grosbeaks! Two male, two female, Evening Grosbeaks. They don't usually use the bird feeder, so this was a surprise. One female, two male, Evening Grosbeaks. These three seem to be wondering what happened to the fourth one... 😀
One female, two male, Evening Grosbeaks There were a whole lot of these Evening Grosbeaks that day, eating up the deer feed. Funny how we'd never seen these at all in the 3 years we lived here, and suddenly, we're seeing them regularly! Not that this is a complaint, in any way. 🙂
Female Evening Grosbeak, hopping to the next pile of seeds. 🙂
The boys seem to be having a disagreement over the lady!
Female Evening Grosbeak.
We had a new type of bird visit our feeding station this winter! There was a small flock of them eating up the black oil seeds on the ground. Though we'd never seen them before, they were clearly a type of grosbeak. It turns out they are the Evening Grosbeak. Apparently, they are a year-round … Continue reading Critter of the Day: a new bird!