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JayinMN

Bold blues in the bog.

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Today I had 2 blue jays come in with the gray jays and I was standing maybe 15-20 feet away. I guess cold and hunger can win over any bird. Now ribs2 has bold blue jays. Where else does a guy need to go? Its like one shop birding there...grin

I met a guy who drove up from the cities to shoot the gray owls on Nichols Rd. Unfortunately they never showed up tonight. I did see one on McDavitt on my way home though.

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This gray jay was trying to sport a crest as well.

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Same with the lonely redpoll who came all by himself.

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I have no idea how these fat birds can balance on tiny little branches.

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Mrs. Blackback was scoping out next years nest spot not to far down the road from ribs2.

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Jay, looks like the bog came through again. Even more importantly, it was you who came through. Neat work! smilesmile

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