Captured at Fortwhtye Alive, our Nature Center southwest of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL T3I 18.0 MP CMOS w Sigma 150mm-500mm TV 1/640 AV 7.1 ISO 800 Focal Length 340mm
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American Goldfinch: Small, noisy finch. Male has a bright yellow body, black cap, wings, and tail, and white rump and undertail coverts. Wings have flashy white patches and bright yellow shoulder bar. Bill is conical. Undulating flight, alternates several rapid wing beats with wings pulled to sides.
Range and Habitat
American Goldfinch: Breeds from southern British Columbia east to Newfoundland and south to California, Utah, southern Colorado, central Oklahoma, Arkansas, and the Carolinas. Spends winters throughout much of U.S.; prefers brushy thickets, weedy grasslands, and nearby trees.
To hear their call turn up the sound and click HERE