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Herndon, VA, United States
Varied thrush seen in my backyard on Jan 16, 2014 around 8:30 am. It was 30 degrees, and there were a lot of robins drinking at our birdbath, which has a heater. There were about 20 robins in all in the yard and trees. I spotted the Varied thrush hopping along on the ground nearby. I didn’t know what it was and had to look it up. It had flown away by the time I figured out what it was, but it came back and I got this picture.
The picture isn’t great, I took it with my iPhone, but I did get some video of it on my camera, can try to submit that if needed, but having trouble uploading it.
Varied thrush at edge of mulch
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