I don't think any longer than any other bird.

I was just noticing this morning that although the "feed me" 
calls of the last couple weeks had been winding down, there's a 
new crop of loud and insistent ones today.

Can't swear it's new ones, of course, but it sure sounds like it.


Janet Watton wrote:
> Hello, all,
> Fecundity moves along apace here - amazing.  This morning I watched a  
> heartily fluttering,
> cha-beeping baby goldfinch being fed by its parent.  This is nearly  
> October, folks!  Does anyone know how long a goldfinch baby is a feed- 
> me-feed-me baby?  I have the impression this is a new guy.
> Janet Watton
> Randolph Center