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Magnificent Cardinal... Mr. Redbird.

Everytime I see a Cardinal, I am reminded of my Grandmother. This was her favorite bird.

Blue Jay in snow (via Aila Dahlgren http://www.pinterest.com/pin/565835140657902958/ )

Bluejays get a bad rap. They attend to their own business and avoid confrontations.

horned lark (Eremophila alpestris)

Horned Lark (Eremophila alpestris) Alaudidae Family breeds across much of North America from the High Arctic

Eastern blue bird

Eastern Bluebird male Eastern Bluebirds are a brilliant royal blue on the back and head, and warm red-brown on the breast. Blue tinges in the wings and tail give the grayer females an elegant look.

The Robust Woodpecker is a species of bird in the Picidae family. It is found in Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

The Robust Woodpecker (Campephilus robustus) is a species of bird in the Picidae family. It is found in Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay.

Indigo Bunting (Passerina cyanea) found from Southern Canada to Northern Florida and Northern South America in winter

My biggest bird moment:) when I looked out the window to this.flew away when I grabbed for camera.

Female Northern Cardinal

Shiloh Schulte on

“One of about 10 Northern Cardinals visiting my feeders. Nice to have them around to brighten up the winter”

Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus), will feign injury as to lure predators (including humans) away from their nest and young.

Red-bellied Woodpecker

Red-bellied Woodpecker was last seen in Forest Park Queens, New York. It has a round head, red cap and a black-white striped back, with a mostly pale chest.

White Throated Sparrow  Photo by Robert  http://honeygirl1946.tumblr.com

White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicolli) Canada and northern United States

Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura). A widespread North American dove with beautiful muted coloration. photo: Matthew Studebaker.

"The Mourning Dove is a member of the dove family (Columbidae). The bird is also called the Turtle Dove or the American Mourning Dove or Rain Dove, and formerly was known as the Carolina Pigeon or Carolina Turtledove"