This Red beauty showed up at our feeder.

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  1. Tooty2shoes

    Tooty2shoes Hardy Maple

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    Wow, last week when we were taking a golf cart ride through our woods we spotted a Scarlet Tanager. I was so happy to see one in the wild. Then last week two male Scarlet Tanagers showed up under my feeder. I was so glad I had my camera at hand. One hardly ever see's these guys out in the forest.
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    But then to have them show up at my feeder was such a thrill.
     
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    eileen Resident Taxonomist Staff Member Moderator Plants Contributor

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    Gosh what a handsome bird and so colourful!! I'm so pleased that you had your camera handy and managed to get such a good photograph. :)
     
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    Kildale Nature's Window

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    Always great to see something rather rare and have a camera handy, well done, I'm very pleased for you.
     
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    Thank you Eileen and Kildale. So glad you liked him.
     



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    Sherry8 I Love Birds!

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    Wow beautiful bird...the first time we had a scarlet tanager was in our backyard surrounded by woods years ago...
     
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    Sjoerd Mighty Oak

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    That is a gorgeous creature!!
     
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    Deana Tankersley Seedling

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    What an awesome treat, so pretty!!
     
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    kate In Flower

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    Lovely!!
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    Tooty2shoes Hardy Maple

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    Again I was so glad to share this beautiful bird with you. It was here again this morning eating suet at our feeders. Who new they liked suet so much.
     
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