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Bob Howdeshell

Maryville, Tennessee, United States


While watching our feeders in 14 degree temperatures I was treated to a great surprise …. A male Painted Bunting! Upon checking local records this bird is a record bird for Blount County, Tennessee. Not only a rare winter visitor but a first recorded Painted Bunting in our county ever!

Photo taken Monday, January 27, 2014


Winter Surprise Record Bird

Painted Bunting (male)

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