What kind of birds live in your neighborhood?

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dragonfly forty-six Profile

So far today, in my neighborhood, I've seen a peacock, phoebe, hummingbird, mockingbird and a falcon. It's been a beautiful day.

Rooster Cogburn Profile
Rooster Cogburn , Rooster Cogburn, answered

We have quite a few here.

Mockingbirds

Blue Jays

Magpies

Crows

Finches

Hummingbirds

Sparrows

Doves

Pheasants

Wild Turkeys

More that I can't think of at the moment. Pigeons and ducks too. A couple of different kinds of Hawks also.

Ancient Hippy Profile
Ancient Hippy answered

Blue Jay
Robin
Cardinal
Finch
Red Tail Hawk
White doves
Crows

Lard Ass Profile
Lard Ass answered

Bluebird

Bluejay

Woodpecker

Doves

Hummingbird

Chickadee

Golden finch

Oh and squirrels!


Zack -  Mr. GenXer Profile

We got giant parrots flying all over the place over here. It's like birds you would see in some cartoon.

Tom  Jackson Profile
Tom Jackson answered

It's been interesting to make a list---slows me down a bit to let me appreciate my surroundings as I peruse my recent memory.

Robin, cardinal, sparrow, hawk, blackbird, swallow (don't know which of the 90 species) blue jay, dove.

And of course the ubiquitous "chi-chi" bird. 

The latter a generic term used by the guy I used to dove hunt with when I was younger to designate any bird that was not a dove.

Didge Doo Profile
Didge Doo answered

Kookaburras, parrots, parakeets, cockatoos (both white and black), galahs, wattle birds, butcher birds, bell birds, finches, honey eaters, lyrebirds, and all manner of common-or-garden varieties.

But we don't got no emus.

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dragonfly forty-six
I've heard Australia has some of the most beautiful birds, Didge. No squirrels but beautiful birdies. Please tell Yosey that I said hi, miss her all the time. Have a lovely Easter, Didge.
Didge Doo
Didge Doo commented
Yes we do. They're very pretty. We're not big on song birds, though. Some -- like the parrots -- only squawk. And I'll be sure to pass that to Yosey next time I write. Happy Easter to you, too.
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Tris Fray Potter Profile

Magpies, Kookaburras, Curlews, Lyrebirds, Seagulls, Pelicans and other ones that I forgot

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dragonfly forty-six
I always thought kookaburras was a cool name for a bird. I just like saying that word. Have a good day, Tris.
Tris Fray Potter
Tris Fray Potter commented
Thanks, I love their 'laugh'. It's much more pleasant than curlews! They almost sound like a child screaming.
You too have a good day, Dragonfly

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