Photo Galleries: Winter Southern Arizona 2012 Barry Zimmer

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Winter Southern Arizona


We arrived in the little town of St. David shortly after dawn in search of two Rufous-backed Robins that had been reported from this area earlier in the week. Birds were just starting to wake up, and there was relatively little activity in the grove of hackberries where the robins had been seen. After a few minutes, a couple of American Robins flew into the trees, and then suddenly we spotted one of the Rufous-backeds. It was being chased by an American Robin that was vigorously defending a f... Read More