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14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Cardinal instructing a Bluejay on feeder rules

There's been an ongoing feud at the feeder station. Usually the cardinal is the most aggressive of the two. The cardinal is very loyal to his mate and I think bringing her a sun flower seed is a true score for him. Determined more so than the bluejay.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2015
Date Uploaded: 04.2016
Photo Location: Pewee Valley, Kentucky, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Copyright: © Reed Wilcox