Purple Finch - male, Gill yard, Franklin County, MA. March 23rd, 2014.
Beatifully bright male taken through the glass of the living room window!
Brown-headed Cowbird - male, Gill yard, Franklin County, MA. March 23rd, 2014.
Bald Eagle - adult, Vernon, Windham Co., VT. March 23rd, VT.
Tree Swallow - Vernon, Windham Co., VT. March 23rd, VT.
Mega distant crop of one of five Tree Swallows about 1/2 mile downstream from our viewing point.
At home in Gill, Purple Finches continue to be a feature with several singing males along Main Road including a fine, bright male at our feeders this morning. A pair of Brown-headed Cowbirds were present too, cowbirds being fairly infrequent visitors to our feeders.