Gathering nesting material. I've got two of these guys checking out one of my bluebird houses. They have been back and forth to it, I guess checking that the carpet is clean and the walls an appropriate color! ;o) Not going to make the bluebirds happy. Could have a legal battle on their...
a medium-sized, sleek bird with a large head, short neck, and short, wide bill. Waxwings have a crest that often lies flat and droops over the back of the head. The wings are broad and pointed, like a starling's. The tail is fairly short and square-tipped.
Apparently the first one I've shot at the Park. All the rest are residential including my back yard. Anyone know a way to get them to stop beating on our windows. An annoying habit with this species. All my friends complain about it also. This one at Huntington Beach State Park, SC