The sound of beating wings and rustling leaves announced his presence in the woods on Sunday morning. He zigzagged across the ground, hopped on fallen trees, and flew up to low tree branches pausing every so often to look around.
The hermit thrushes travel through the area in the spring on the way to their summer homes. They are in the same family as the eastern bluebirds and the American robins. They are slightly smaller than the bluebirds. They earn their name by quiet and shy behavior.
April 22, 2018
April 23, 2018
Take care and thanks for reading.