Medium
Photo © Sarah, all rights reserved
Nisqually Wildlife Refuge (Google, OSM)
47.0857019, -122.7061657
Accuracy: 3153m
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Description

Small bird with black head and thick white band on the cheek. The rest of the body was a muted brown color. These birds (approximately 7-10 of them) were in a brush area most likely feeding on gnats. Identification from bird book. Picture of area, but no birds visible in picture.

May. 21, 2012 23:45:34 -0700
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Black-capped Chickadee - Photo (c) Jeff Whitlock, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
ssanborn's ID: Black-capped Chickadee (Parus atricapillus [inactive]) (inactive taxon)
Posted by ssanborn over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Black-capped Chickadee - Photo (c) Jeff Whitlock, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
ssanborn's ID: Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus) Added as part of a taxon swap
Posted by ssanborn over 1 year ago (Flag)
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Identification Summary

Black-capped Chickadee - Photo (c) Jeff Whitlock, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
ssanborn's ID: Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus) Added as part of a taxon swap

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