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American Gold Finch by Terry Sohl

We have a ton of these beautiful Gold Finch males at our feeders and on our sunflowers in the fall.

American Goldfinch.

American Goldfinch, molting between breeding and nonbreeding plumage -

American Goldfinch - their colors are returning.

Bird ID Skills: Color Pattern

As soon as you spot a bird, your eyes take in the overall pattern of light and dark.

American goldfinch - I never see yellow birds at the feeders, but finally did today - beautiful! Photo © Jason Means, Charleston, West Virginia, August 2008