Indigo buntings must have flown in en mass overnight. I also had two
knockout blue males at my feeder this morning, chowing down next to two
quarrelsome Rose-Breasted Grosbeak males and one female RBG. There very
well may have been a female bunting or two, as well, but I was too excited
by the stunning blue boys to look through the misc. "little brown jobs" to
see What a wonderful sight on this gray and drizzly day.
I haven't seen Indigo Buntings here in more than 10 years, so I'm really
On Tue, 7 May 2019 16:42:48 +0000, Martha Pfeiffer
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> This morning (Tue. 5/07) at 7:15 two Indigo Buntings (males) arrived at
> feeder(FOY) Within a few minutes my FOY Hummingbird showed up at his
> feeder outside the kitchen window. Seems early for the Buntings, but I
> have't had time to check the EBIRD occurrence chart.
> Martha Pfeiffer, Dorset