• Best Bird of the Weekend

    19 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    November doesn't fit any of the conventional narratives of birding seasons. This month doesn't really resemble the migratory months or the more staid and settled spans of summer and winter. Nonetheless, November can really cook when the birding conditions are just right.
    My part of the world in the midst of a glorious winter finch irruption, which meant that Red Crossbill was the star of the show this weekend. I finally chased down what has been a nemesis species for me at Webster Park, which seems to be one of Rochester's most reliable winter finch hotspots. However, picking these birds...
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