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Best Bird of the Weekend

1 month ago   |   By 10,000 Birds

The holidays that characterize the last few weeks of the calendar year may designate this time of year the season of giving, but nature usually withholds its avian gifts in December. Without a grand migration or even a deepening of whatever extremes of heat or cold your part of the world endures around now, a birder can usually take a breather in mid-December. But 2020 clearly resists the storylines of more predictable years, as those of us birding New York state discovered this weekend.
My initial foray to track down a Hoary Redpoll resulted in windblown Common Redpolls and little else...
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