Juvenile Goldfinch

Juvenile Goldfinch

Observation - Juvenile Goldfinch. Description: Suddenly, our feeders are 'overun' with juvenile goldfinch! Some still begging for food from parents. Others - like this one - older and competent with feeding on sunflower and nyjer seed and fatballs. Juveniles are distinguished by the lack of the adu

Suddenly, our feeders are 'overun' with juvenile goldfinch! Some still begging for food from parents. Others - like this one - older and competent with feeding on sunflower and nyjer seed and fatballs. Juveniles are distinguished by the lack of the adult's striking red and black head markings