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western tanager

Description:

Yellow and black feathers with a red head. I think a Western Tanager.

Habitat:

Wooded area near a river. Western Washington, USA

Notes:

Not a birdier...so don't know the scientific name...

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5 Comments

Hema
Hema 2 months ago

Such beauty!

Saturniidae27
Saturniidae27 2 months ago

Amazing spotting Dave.

Brian38
Brian38 2 months ago

That's a beauty, Dave!

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 2 months ago

Welcome to the site, Dave32. Beautiful bird, and awesome first spotting! There are a number of missions you could add this spotting to, so here are just a few to kick things off. Also have a look for any local missions in your area. https://www.projectnoah.org/missions/238... https://www.projectnoah.org/missions/830... https://www.projectnoah.org/missions/183... https://www.projectnoah.org/missions/846... https://www.projectnoah.org/missions/503...

Ornithoptera80
Ornithoptera80 2 months ago

Nice picture Dave, the scientific name is Piranga ludoviciana.

Dave32
Spotted by
Dave32

Bellevue, Washington, USA

Spotted on Jun 4, 2020
Submitted on Jun 5, 2020

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