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Black-capped chickadee

Poecile atricapillus

Description:

The chickadees in this area were amazingly bold. They flew right in front of me and fluttered in place (just a few inches from my face!) and generally seemed annoyed that I wasn't giving them food, haha. I guess they've been feeding them in that area, since there were also lots of seeds on the ground.

Habitat:

Marsh

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1 Comment

Kate & Chris
Kate & Chris 9 years ago

Wow, the ones around here are quite skittish. I'm used to the gray jays being that brazen! Sounds like an interesting experience.

jamerbean
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jamerbean

New York, New York, USA

Spotted on Mar 21, 2011
Submitted on Mar 21, 2011

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