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Eastern Towhee

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Eastern Towhee (male)

By: Pat Coate

What a beautiful spring weekend we had! I enjoyed some hiking and birding at Pfeiffer Nature Center and got a nice look at this beautiful male Eastern Towhee. These birds are normally scurrying about deep in the brush and I rarely get more than a fleeting glimpse of them. This fellow, however, was most accommodating, staying in plain view for several minutes and repeatedly giving a very clear ‘towhee’ call.

He may have tired of me watching him as evidenced in the next picture.


Birdie Blog

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Me, Tina (birdie), Vicki

(front row) Trish, Brenda, Tammy (birdie)

By: Pat Coate

I had the good fortune to spend May13-16th in Pinehurst, NC with some  very good friends on an awesome golf getaway weekend. I promised anyone scoring a birdie (one under par) a place on the ‘birdie’ blog. Well, between us we played 23 rounds of golf and managed two birdies – kudos to Tammy and Tina. The other type of birdies were in much more abundance…