W is for Waxwing

waxwing-revised

During the hard snow storm of Feb. 10, 1899, a flock of about 50 Cedar Waxwings were seen in a mountain ash tree, feeding on the berries.

“The Bohemian Waxwing in Onondaga County, N.Y.,” by A.W. Perrior (1900). Click here to read the article online, or download it free, from the Internet Archive.

artwork by Joanne Stanbridge 2016

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