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Benton, AR, USA
This White House Finch arrived at my feeder with a normal colored male House Finch this morning. This is the first time I have seen this bird. Benton, Arkansas.
White House Finch - Benton Arkansas.
Nice Photo! How lucky to have such a rare visitor!
I had one arrive today too! I ran for my camera, but by the time I loaded batteries, etc., it was gone. I’m ready for it next time, and hoping the gold finch that was visiting a couple of days ago will be back. Northwest Oklahoma City.
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