Date: 10/24/19 4:09 pm
From: Bruni Haydl <bruni...>
Subject: Life bird
I was thrilled to discover a Blue-headed Vireo in my back yard late
afternoon.  It was sitting on a dry branch  no more than 20 ft from the
patio door so I got really good looks at it.  I probably would not have
been able to identify it had I not seen a posting of this bird
(including photos) in someone's yard in nearby Bluemont, VA last week. 
What a treat!

Later on a Yellow-rumped Warbler came to the birdbath. White-throated
Sparrows were also bathing.  Neat to see the different "bib" pattern. 
Some are solid white and others seem to be divided into three parts.

Bruni Haydl

Jefferson Co, VA
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