Spotted Towhee yard bird in Nunn at 730PM ... he and the white-crowneds really enjoyed kicking up our mulch tonight.
Also, five Willets at Wellington SWA 5PM.
Habitat: 35 acres CRP property (old agricultural fields being converted to native grasses). We're landscaping (bird-friendly) 16,000 sq ft within our fenced backyard, phase II completed. So far,
43 trees (not seedlings, I want to be alive when they mature) and 134 shrubs planted last and this year. 14 feeders, 50 pounds of cracked corn, lots of sunflower, safflower, nyger and Tidy Gardener, and two heated water sources.
Yard species (85) to date (3.75 years):
Sand Hill Crane
Great Blue Heron
Northern Flicker (Yellow and Red-Shafted)
American Tree Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon, Slate-Colored)
House Finch (Normal, Yellow Variant)
Gray-Crowned Rosy Finch
Gary Lefko, Nunn/CO
Building community, wanna help (http://ColoradoBirder.ning.com/