Date: 5/9/18 7:14 am From: Jared Del Rosso <jared.delrosso...> Subject: [cobirds] Re: Rock Wren (Denver), Siskin (Arapahoe)
The siskin flock was up to about 18 birds this morning in my Centennial (Arapahoe) yard. They spent some time foraging in a budding honeylocust before moving on.
- Jared Del Rosso Centennial, CO
On Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 6:56:20 PM UTC-6, Jared Del Rosso wrote: > > This morning, while walking to my office at DU (Denver), I encountered a > Rock Wren in a new and neat little depressed rock garden in a parking lot. > This was my first of this bird on campus and, frankly, the most > interesting, non-flyover that I've had on the rather non-birdy "hotspot." > > Back home in Centennial (Arapahoe), five Pine Siskin spent much of the > afternoon at my feeder, bird bath, and trees. This is my first local > sighting of siskins since May 2016 -- and all of those sightings were > rather brief. The birds were quite vocal, adding some interesting noises to > the goldfinch and House Wren calls. > > - Jared Del Rosso > Centennial, CO >