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Short Hills, Millburn, NJ, USA
I love the spunky and energetic nature of Dark-eyed Juncos. As many as 20 visit our backyard daily, and today a hawk caught one. Although I understand the cycle of life, I felt sad as I watched the feathers float in the air and land in the snow they seem to enjoy so much. This photo is in remembrance of a little friend who won’t be going back home.
Category 7: Your Favorite Feeder Bird
Species: Dark-eyed Junco
Remembering a Little Friend
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