Date: 1/13/18 7:41 am From: Nancy A Carter <revnacarter...> Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Invasion of Gold Finches
I also suddenly have more American Goldfinches... about 20 instead of 4-6 that I have had. They flocked to my three tube feeders and on the ground around them.
Nancy A. Carter Northern End of Lake George, NY not far from Addison County, VT
On Sat, Jan 13, 2018 at 10:25 AM, Pat Folsom <pfols...> wrote:
> I have a small flock (about 12) goldfinches this morning in Waitsfield. > This is the most I've seen all winter. > > I could tell that bad weather was head our way, there were a number of > birds at my feeders. I did not have time to count or identify them as I > was spreading salt on my drive way in preparation of today's this weather. > This morning I looked outside and I could not see my nyger seed feeder for > all the Goldfinches on it. It was like the horror movie the invasion of > the American Goldfinches. They were also on my bulk sunflower seed > feeder. There are at least 40 Finches and possibly many more. I also have > a large number of Juncos. I am really happy to see them. > > > Cheers, > > > Bob > > in West Arlington. >