Look who's stopping by the garden this week...
Here's an Anna's hummingbird, a year round local in our yard.
This black chinned hummingbird is a bit more rare and only seen during the warmer months.
The Allen's hummingbird is very aggressive and thinks the backyard belongs to him. Here he is in full warrior mode.
Not quite in our yard but in the park a block away is this guy, the red whiskered bulbul. Our research indicates that they are escaped pets here in the U.S.
Also at the park, this western tanager is a colorful spring and summer visitor but rarely makes it down the block to our garden.
Looking over the whole affair is this turkey vulture, a very common bird around here.
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