Tag Archives: Cardinals in Winter

Cardinals in Hawaii?

I am off again on a trip to a sunny location, leaving the snow and Northern Cardinals behind, but rumor has it…

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Northern Cardinal Calls

Cheer cheer cheer or purty purty purty rings out in the woods, sung by both sexes and heard year round. Winter resident cardinals will sing on a bright sunny winter’s day, the calls heard from the understory plants of forests … Continue reading

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Why are Cardinals Red?

The question begs finding out, right? As one might guess, it does have to do with getting a mate. The flamboyant birds generally score the females. At least that is what science always thought. What they are finding is that … Continue reading

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