POTD 7/14/20

July 14, 2020  •  Leave a Comment

CARDINAL IN TRAINING - When it leaves the nest, a young Northern Cardinal has a dark bill without any bright color. A few weeks later the dark color will have faded and the bill becomes bright orange-red like the adults. The dull feathers will be replaced by more adult-like feathers within a few weeks - which we will watch develop on the juvenile Cardinals coming to our bird feeders.


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