Busy Birds

There seem to be a ridiculous number of brightly coloured birds visiting the feeders now (we have peanut and sunflower seeds out currently). The goldfinches seem to alternate with the greenfinches on one, meanwhile the squirrel protected one is host to the tits, robins, chaffinches and dunnocks. The latin name for goldfinch is one of those funny repeated things: Carduelis carduelis (yes, like rattus rattus – the black rat).

goldfinches awaiting their turn

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Living in the damp middle of nowhere
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