Date: 3/29/17 10:01 pm From: Alan Contreras <acontrer56...> Subject: [obol] Re: Young Golden Crowns?
Fred Ramsey had one missing a tail and half its flight feathers, either a pretty exceptional molt or a close escape from kitty.
Alan Contreras Eugene, Oregon
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> On Mar 29, 2017, at 9:58 PM, Paul Sullivan <paultsullivan...> wrote: > > Linda, > > I'm seeing scruffy birds in my yard, too. I think they are last year's > young molting into adult plumage. I could be wrong. > > Paul Sullivan > > ------------------------------ > Subject: Young Golden Crowns? > Date: Wed Mar 29 2017 23:26 pm > From: lindaphelanlmt AT gmail.com > > Hello Obolers, Yesterday I had what looked like newly fledged Golden Crown > Sparrows kicking around in the leaf litter. I've seen other young birds, and > that's what these looked like, but the information I've read said they nest > up north. They sure had the scruffy looked of newly fledged birds. I still > see the adults out there under my feeders some days. > > Does anybody have insight or knowledge into this? > > Linda, Fanno Creek > > -- > > Linda Lee > > > POST: Send your post to <obol...> > JOIN OR QUIT: http://www.freelists.org/list/obol > OBOL archives: www.freelists.org/archive/obol > Contact moderator: <obol-moderators...> > POST: Send your post to <obol...> JOIN OR QUIT: http://www.freelists.org/list/obol OBOL archives: www.freelists.org/archive/obol Contact moderator: <obol-moderators...>