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Wilmington, NC, USA
The Painted Bunting is a repeat visitor that started showing up a year ago in the Fall. He returned this past Fall and has been a daily visitor. The female Baltimore Oriole just recently showed up. The red-bellied Woodpecker is a regular visitor year round. We had our first cold snap that day for our area. All the birds were hustle to get food!
Colorful trio for breakfast! Red-bellied Woodpecker, Painted Bunting and female Baltimore Oriole
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