Rose-breasted Grosbeak – 5/12/16
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 5/12/16
Observation Time: 6:40 a.m.
Observation Location: Moose Hill Audubon Wildlife Center
Common Name: Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Scientific Name: Pheucticus ludovicianus
Comments: Look for these birds in forest edges and woodlands. Listen, too, for their distinctive voices. They sound like American Robins, but listen for an extra sweetness, as if the bird had operatic training; they also make a sharp chink like the squeak of a sneaker.
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