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#1 Liam&Kara


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Posted 11 December 2012 - 06:41 AM

once again, sorry for the picture quality. they were right above my head and the white sky was the only available background so the birds are kind of silhouettey. Hopefully at least one of them is clear enough for you to make a call

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Posted 11 December 2012 - 06:59 AM

The streaky breast and pointy beak in the first picture looks like a Pine Siskin, but wait for some more opinions.
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Posted 11 December 2012 - 11:21 AM

Looks good for a flock of Pine siskins. I did not see any redpoll's in those pictures so I am staying with just a flock of siskins.

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Posted 11 December 2012 - 01:13 PM

Pine siskins was my first thought.

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