Mr & Mrs Painted Bunting came for a visit for this years Bird Count

I did not get a picture of her but he hung around for about 15 minutes. Sorry about the pictures I was shooting through a tinted window .. I have never seen a Painted Bunting this early in the year. They were a welcomed surprise.. The sun is still shining here it was a perfect weekend for bird watching. I have been cleaning out flowerbeds which is early for me. I normally would wait till after St Patrick's day hope I'm not screwing up ..
here's my list for just one day of the count ~
Red-tailed Hawk2
Mourning Dove4
Great Horned Owl3
Red-bellied Woodpecker2
Pileated Woodpecker3
Blue Jay3
Carolina Chickadee3
Tufted Titmouse4
Carolina Wren6
Eastern Bluebird6
Northern Mockingbird3
Chipping Sparrow5
Savannah Sparrow13
Northern Cardinal9
Painted Bunting2 Confirmed
Red-winged Blackbird3
Brown-headed Cowbird9
House Finch15
American Goldfinch4

isn't he beautiful !
Hugs from Savannah ya'll, Cherry


  1. We had a beautiful weekend for the BYBC too...I've never seen a painted bunting before.

  2. That has to be the most colorful bird in the world! Maybe not in the world, but sure is pretty. Great photos, window or not.
    thank you for following me.

  3. You had a lot of birds in your bird count. The Painted Bunting is so beautiful. So many colors on one bird.
    I haven't been around for a while. I did not realize your Dad had passes away Cherry. I am so sorry.

  4. So jealous about the Painted Bunting, what a beauty. Great list of birds in your area!


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