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Apache Junction, AZ, USA
This water feature, one of 3 in my yard, is popular with all the birds. Some hummingbirds sit in the stream of water, some dip in and out of the stream with their bill lower down on the stream. Sometimes the top part is full of finches and occasionally a morning dove or rabbit will drink from the base pond. All my features have some running water.
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