Date: 2/13/20 8:59 am From: Jane Hills <jhbird...> Subject: [NHBirds] Dickcissel in Manchester
While absently looking at the Juncos feeding on the ground in my backyard this morning, I took a closer look at a bird that seemed unusual. It was a Dickcissel, probably a young male. There was definitely yellow in the expected places and a small black patch at the throat.
"We are all environmentalists now, but we are not all planetists. An environmentalist realizes that nature has its pleasures and deserves respect. A planetist puts the earth ahead of the earthlings." --William Safire