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Rare visitors at the bird feeder

There was a red-breasted nuthatch at my bird feeder this past weekend. I’ve lived in this house since 2002 and this is the first time one of these marvelous birds has paid me a visit. It was about the size of a chickadee or a small wren, and unmistakable with its black eye stripe and rusty red breast. 

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