Re: ID help please...

Nancy Christensen

Pin-tailed Wydah

Nancy Christensen

A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song.
Chinese Proverb

On Apr 16, 2017, at 3:23 PM, Catherine Zinsky Catherine.Zinsky@... [SanDiegoRegionBirding] <SanDiegoRegionBirding-noreply@...> wrote:


Started at the La Jolla Cove area where I saw one Back Oystercatcher and one Wandering Tatler, then did visited some friends before venturing back into East County, stopping at Lindo Lake for a short walk around the shallower lake on the East side.  Nothing extraordinary except for one finch-like bird that has me totally buffaloed.  It's probably an escapee, but...ya never know.  Any help with the identification of this bird would be most appreciated.  I have posted four photos on my flicker account:

Thanks so much for any and all help.  Happy Spring!

Waggin' tails,


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