Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Spotting

Description:

Light brown feathers overall with a dark brown head and yellow / black tail feathers

Habitat:

Deciduous forest

Notes:

It is a baby that can't fly yet

1 Species ID Suggestions

Liam
Liam 9 years ago
Cedar Waxwing (juvenile)
Bombycilla cedrorum Cedar Waxwing - BirdForum Opus


Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

Liam
Liam 9 years ago

Hello, spotter! I hope you left this bird out where you found it. Many people think that baby birds are abandoned when they see them foraging out in the yard. This is not true. The parents are keeping a close eye on them and may just be waiting for you to leave, so they can feed them.
I'm not saying taking care of a baby bird is wrong, simply stating that the bird will be safe and happier with its parents.

crew150
Spotted by
crew150

Loveland, Ohio, USA

Spotted on Jun 26, 2012
Submitted on Jun 27, 2012

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team