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Leicester, MA, USA
We have many trees on our property for the birds to build nests and to hide away from predators. We also leave the majority of leaves in my garden and on the ground for the birds and other wildlife, plus it acts as a natural fertilizer for my gardens I have been doing this for years! In this photo the Dark eyed Junco is eating seed I put down for them during the rain!
Category 4: Habitat Around the Home
Species: Dark-eyed Junco
Dark eyed Junco among the leaves
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