A species that has become quite uncommon in my garden. Evening grosbeaks used come frequently in in large numbers but for the last 20 years they have almost disappeared. This year they are back although in low numbers compared to the old days.
HOLY CROW! Well, it's not a crow, but a really beautiful leucistic Evening Grosbeak. My wife spotted it this morning, and said in a loud stage whisper "BILL! Grab your camera and get over here and BE QUIET! DON'T SCARE IT!!" lol
Unfortunately it was only there for about a minute.
A semi rare visiter. A bird I might see maybe once or twice a year, some years not at all. Was very excited to see this girl. Maybe she will attract a mate and they will nest nearby. She ignored sunflower seed feeders and continually dined on suet cakes, which surprised me. That's something I...