Actually there were about three or four of these little birds running around the side of this tree. I had the luxury of picking one from the crowd to follow and then sticking with it. They all seemed to be chasing each other for some odd reason. Can you guess what that might be?
I tried to get pictures of the little chipmunk, but he quickly disappeared. I then saw movement to my right, and there all over the trees wer these little nuthatches. Usually they flee at the first sight of me, but they were much too occupied with each other to worry about some guy with a camera.
It seemed to be pecking at the tree almost like a woodpecker. It didn't make quite the same noise though. It wasn't very loud for one, but it did make a bit of noise. Just a very small tapping. I'm guessing it was looking for insects to eat.
I finally lost track of this one because it was so quick. It was time for me to move on anyway. There were more birds for me to see elsewhere. Who knows what amazing thing I might see next.
There will be birds.
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