Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Cedar waxwing

Bombycilla cedrorum


Berries are a favorite waxwing winter food and this bird was balancing on a branch, snagging as many as possible within a short time. Sometimes, spreading its wing helped it balance.


Mason Farm Biological Reserve

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID


Maria dB
Maria dB 5 years ago

Thank you, marirs and staccyh! I think of them as being quite elegant birds.

staccyh 5 years ago

Beautiful snaps!

marirs 5 years ago

Awesome series

Maria dB
Spotted by
Maria dB

North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Dec 27, 2014
Submitted on Jan 3, 2015

Related Spottings

Bohemian Waxwing Cedar Waxwing Bohemian waxwing Cedar Waxwings

Nearby Spottings

Wolf spider Eastern painted turtle Southern pileated woodpecker, female Spotting
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors