Wordless Wednesday — November & Early December Backyard Birds Report

November 7, 2012

Even in the icy cold rain and snow the backyard birds were out in force.

Male House Finch

Female Northern Cardinal

Male Northern Cardinal

November 16, 2012

Male Brown-Headed Cowbird. I’ve seen the females at my feeder before but this is the first male I’ve noticed.

Male Brown-headed Cowbird

November 28, 2012

A few new visitors, including one who summers in Canada and winters in New Jersey.

Carolina Wren, this little one is a new visitor to our suet feeder

Male Dark-eyed Junco

Male Northern Cardinal

White-throated Sparrow, this little one is also a new visitor to bird feeder and only winters in Southern New Jersey. They spend their summers in Canada.

December 4, 2012

The second spring-like day after a brief cold snap.

Female Northern Cardinal

Dark-eyed Junco

Male Northern Cardinal

5 Comments to "Wordless Wednesday — November & Early December Backyard Birds Report"

  1. Lisa Pidgeon Scordamaglia's Gravatar Lisa Pidgeon Scordamaglia
    December 5, 2012 - 7:43 am | Permalink

    Great shots! I adore cardinals and see so many visiting my yard.everytime I go to get a photo they fly away.they have strong inner radar!

  2. December 5, 2012 - 11:42 am | Permalink

    Oh, how beautiful! Great shots! I really enjoyed looking at them. Thank you for sharing them!

  3. December 5, 2012 - 3:46 pm | Permalink

    I’ve always like pictures of birds :) These are lovely!

  4. December 6, 2012 - 2:37 pm | Permalink

    This is beautiful. It reminds me of happier times with my mom, before she spewed hate at me over my political beliefs. Thank you for reminding me that there are good memories of my mom.

  5. December 8, 2012 - 7:29 pm | Permalink

    Great shots!

    I especially love the cardinals – they are my favorite birds.

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