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Eastern Bluebird

The Eastern Bluebird is a common sight in Fort Edward, and they eat bugs ... lots and lots of bugs.   high-res

This Bluebird is a male as indicated by his brighter blues and his blue cap..   high-res

The Eastern Bluebird female has somewhat subdued colors and a gray cap.   high-res

Eastern Bluebirds live in Fort Edward year round, and breed here. They mostly eat insects, but in winter they will go for sumac and other berries.   high-res

This pair has 4 pretty blue eggs in a nearby birdhouse, which hatched just a few days later.   high-res

The Eastern Bluebird, the gardener's friend.

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