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SE Arizona Images

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Rudby-crowned Kinglet at Proctor Trailhead Parking lot.
Rudby-crowned Kinglet at Proctor Trailhead Parking lot.

Winter bird residents of SE Arizona. Last week I was in southeastern Arizona and had a chance to  photograph in Madera Canyon and near by at The Pond at Elephant Head.  These first two images are from Madera Canyon.

Wild Turkeys are abundant in the canyon near the bird feeders several lodges put out.
Wild Turkeys are abundant in the canyon near the bird feeders several lodges put out.

The following images were taken at The Pond at Elephant Head run by Bill Forbes.

Green-tailed Towhee
Green-tailed Towhee
Searching for food.
Searching for food.
On the lookout post, sunning at first light.
On the lookout post, sunning at first light.
Black-throated Sparrow
Black-throated Sparrow
Birds are alwasy doing something interesting. Looking for food? Looking at another bird?
Birds are alwasy doing something interesting. Looking for food? Looking at another bird?
Desert camouflage, and a red front make this an interesting bird.
Desert camouflage, and a red front make this an interesting bird.
Similar to the Purple and Cassin's Finches , the House is more widely spread.
Similar to the Purple and Cassin's Finches , the House is more widely spread.
Verdin look like they might be in the warbler family, but they're closer to Bushtits
Verdin look like they might be in the warbler family, but they're closer to Bushtits
The Gila Woodpecker has to be one of the most beautiful of th e winter residents of the southwest.
The Gila Woodpecker has to be one of the most beautiful of th e winter residents of the southwest.
This Northern Mockingbird chased away other birds and was very territorial about the feeders.
This Northern Mockingbird chased away other birds and was very territorial about the feeders.

These next images were