Green-Tailed Towhee

This bird is usually hard to see because it prefers to stay under the cover of bushes and on or near the ground most of the time. I’m grateful this one decided to perch briefly and show off it’s color and lines.

Green Tailed Towhee

Green-Tailed Towhee

I think it is also interesting how they scratch the ground with both feet.. exposing insects and seeds. Here is a 19 second video from Youtube that shows this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CLuqWidQIKs

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