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Blue with cold

On a chilly but clear afternoon, a small flock of Eastern bluebirds was flitting around at the edge of the woods, looking for berries & whatever else they could find.

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The royal blue guards

A pair of Eastern bluebirds standing sentry around one of the swampy tree stumps, which must hold their nest. The thin strip along her wing edge is the female’s modest version of their ultramarine uniform. They may be some from … Continue reading

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Azure enough

Several of these stunning Eastern bluebirds (Sialia sialis) were flitting about the swamp pond in the morning. The males are especially well attired, trimmed in shiny sky satin. They seemed to be checking out the dead trees as potential homes … Continue reading

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