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Olean, NY, United States
This female Northern Cardinal is waiting her turn at the feeder on a cold day. The males seem get the lion’s share of attention but I love the variations in color we see in the female Cardinals. This one stood out with her brilliant streaks of red including some “eyeliner”.
Category 4: Boring is Beautiful
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