Tag Archives: Indigo Bunting

The Feeder Feed: various colors and killing chipmunks

It has been a while since I have been able to report to you on the doings at the feeder.
First, the black squirrel is back.

Card. Ray is rubbernecking a bit.

A Ruby-Throated Hummingbird having a bit of a rest.

This Oriole was … Continue reading

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The Feeder Feed: some Orioles and a not-Oriole

Just a couple shots.
The young Orioles are still around.

They fight over the grape jelly.

You lookin’ at me?

Really blue.

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The Feeder Feed: variety edition

I haven’t been much inclined to post about the feeder these days, but figured it was about time to share a view or two.
You’ve seen Ray before.  He sees you, too.  Being so very visible he is as wary as … Continue reading

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The Feeder Feed: Catbird Seat Edition

Some interesting things are happening at the Sabine Feeder.
First, Mr. Catbird has come. He sings beautifully.  He also likes grape jelly.

Mrs. Oriole may be changing her frock.

I am now seeing not one, but two Indigo Buntings.

They are very striking.  I’ll … Continue reading

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The Feeder Feed: some variety

Here is some variety from the Feeder.
Here is Indigo Bunting.

Mrs. and Mr. Cardinal visited together!  I am glad to see he finally found a gal.

Here is Harris’s Sparrow.

Here is White-Throated Sparrow.

Here is Irritated … er um … Purple Finch.

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The Feeder Feed: “Am I blue?”

Everyday seems to bring a surprise and a newcomer.
Behold: Passerina cyanea.

Indy is wary.  But he really likes millet.  A few days ago I filled a long empty canister feeder with millet hoping to catch the first arrivals and keep them … Continue reading

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The Feeder Feed – literally

Here is a long distance edition of the Feeder Feed.
I am in Manhattan, but I was checking the webcams at the feeders back home to see what was up and if any of them were empty.
Here is what I found!

I … Continue reading

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The Feeder Feed: New Bird!

I have seen the season’s first …

Passerina cyanea…. Mr. Indigo bunting!
They like millet.  I shall put out more millet in a separate feeder. 
Meanwhile…

Here are three of the four male Grosbeaks which were parked for some chow at the same … Continue reading

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