Documentation of Rose-breasted Grosbeak

Observer Information

Reporter:  Marcia Faust  874 W Cambria Dr. ,   Pueblo West, CO  81007
Other Observers:  family members (3)

Species, Date, Time and Location Information

Species:  Rose-breasted Grosbeak
First Date/Time:  5/22/2020 4:55:00 PM
Last Date/Time:  5/22/2020 5:00:00 PM
Duration (total time in view):  5 minutes
County:  Pueblo
Specific Location:  Pueblo West
Number:  1
Age:  Adult
Sex:  Male
Plumage:  Other/Unknown


backyard lodge wild bird feeder

Viewing Conditions

Optics:  phone camera and human-eyes
Distance:  15 feet
Light:  sunny

Description of the Bird

First landed on the patio wall, then flew to one of several birdfeeders. It fed from the birdfeeder then flew away when it was frightened by a noise on the porch.   

Similar Species Discussion

A text with the photo of the bird was sent to a friend who is an avid birder.  He identified the bird.  

Resources Used

Same as above - avid birder friend identified it for us. 

Previous Experience

There are many feeders in our backyard drawing a variety of species but the Rose-breasted grosebeak has not been here before.



Date Documentation Submitted

6/14/2020 1:57:00 PM
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