indigo bunting
Indigo Bunting
Passerina cyanea

Rare visitor. One has stopped by twice. He was probably migrating through.

A few years ago, I took my nyger seed feeder down because it seemed to attract too many house finches. I might try it again though.

I think the environment should be put in the category of our national security. Defense of our resources is just as important as defense abroad. Otherwise what is there to defend?
Robert Redford
Yosemite National Park dedication, 1985