Monday, July 24, 2006
King of All the Thistles
This is only a guess, but perhaps this is the lesser goldfinch Carduelis psaltria .
We were out trying to get some of the boys' energy out by walking to a local park. It was stifling hot, as most people in North America know, but the bugs and birds seemed happy enough. I think they like to laugh at the whole concept of sweating.