Things have not been going well for the grays in the sanctuary lately. It seems like the browns are asserting themselves and taking down their competitor species. So, to do honor to the grays, here is a repost of… Hope…Standing for Nature in the Art and Zen Sanctuary
The Evening Grosbeaks returned earlier this year than last, which was in March. It is great to see the gregarious flock come flying in. They are usually in a group of 6 or 8, playing with and feeding each other. During this visit they descended onto the maple trees to enjoy the whirligig seeds.