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Posted 15 March 2012 - 11:36 PM

Spring officially begins next week but spring birds have already starting arriving. The first to arrive here in Snohomish Washington were Pine Siskins. Such plain little birds with a great flash of yellow. I put out two thistle socks. Today there were over 200 birds trying to find a space on the sock. Post your first birds of Spring.

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Posted 16 March 2012 - 02:52 AM

Here in Georgia we've had spring-like weather for a long time.

This was in February.

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Posted 18 March 2012 - 08:47 PM

I cannot really call the Western Meadowlark a spring bird, since we started seeing and hearing them at the end of January. But here is an Eastern. They arrived a couple weeks ago.
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Oh that I had wings like a dove!

for then would I fly away, and be at rest.

Lo, then would I wander far off, and remain in the wilderness.


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Posted 20 March 2012 - 07:57 PM

An American Robin with mating plumage--a sure sign of Spring!
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