FEATHERY FRIDAY # 67

FEATHERY FRIDAY #67

We’re going to that island country of Japan to see if we can find a very special and gorgeous bird! So pack your bags, cameras and binoculars and let’s head out on today’s adventure!

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MEET THE JAPANESE WAXWING!

japanese waxwing2   Range/Habitat: Northeast Asia/ forests

   Diet: Omnivore: fruit, berries, insects

   Length: 6 ½”

   Conservation Status: near threatened

 

Fun Facts:

  •          Japanese Waxwings are pinkish-brown.
  •         They have black bibs and eye markings.
  •          Japanese waxwings have a large crest of feathers on their head.
  •          Japanese waxwings lack the waxing covering on the end of her wings.
  •     They are sociable.

Japanese waxwings are so cute! We love meeting little birds from all over the world! What birds do you like seeing?

japanese waxwing3   japanese waxwing

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