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Old Tuesday 24th November 2015, 01:56   #1
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Little bird in Brooklyn

Looks like some sort of Sparrow. Shot this morning in a marine marsh, mixed forest in Brooklyn N.Y. This is a bird I've never seen...

Any help appreciated


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Old Tuesday 24th November 2015, 02:10   #2
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It's a male American Goldfinch in winter plumage.
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It's a male American Goldfinch in winter plumage.
Well, I'll be damned...

A thousand thanks!


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