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Sturgis, SD, United States
This Elder Red Crossbill has probably been feeding at my feeder for many years. The feeder has been in the same location for more than 12 years (except for movement closer to the house every few months).
Category 1: Birds with Food or at the Feeder
This bird probably has been feeding at my feeder all his life! The feeder has been in the same location for more than 11 years.
That is so cool! What a cute old bird!
Great picture and story!
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