At 8 this morning a pair of Cooper’s Hawks came through my yard at canopy 
level, doing an elegant side-by-side courtship flight that I’d never seen 
before, with gracefully coordinated swoops and turns. The way they kept 
together instantly made me think of ice dancers!

-Geo



>> On May 4, 2020, at 5:55 PM, Jon Kloppel <giann...@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> White Crowned Sparrows today at our feeders.  Both sexes.  Maybe a dozen 
> total birds.  They stage the feeder in the bridal veil bush so we get a great 
> close look!  
> 
>> On Sun, May 3, 2020 at 7:18 PM Jon Kloppel <giann...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Mucking around the woods at Rachel's house this morning.  Tons of Raven 
>> noise.  They were upset about a big black bird, maybe a eagle....not sure.  
>> I couldn't find a nest.  I bet they're pretty good at diverting attention 
>> away from it?  We had a male Rose Breasted Grosbeak at the feeder today.  He 
>> seemed sluggish to me.  Kinda slow picking through the seeds and a little 
>> worried about the cowbirds.  But I know that's projection of anthropomorphic 
>> crap.  But I wasn't sure he was OK. 

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