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From: kathy tyrrell
joliet, IL
i have been seeing this bird at my feeder for awhile he is black with a white underside small bird but i can not find out any information or picture of it any where? im hopeing you could help

thank you kathy

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From: Laura Kammin
Visiting Extension Specialist, Pollution Prevention
Extension-Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant College Program
Good morning, It sounds like you have a dark-eyed junco (Junco hyemalis) visiting your feeder. Juncos are commonly seen in Illinois in the winter months. You can learn more about them at Cornell Lab of Ornithology's All About Birds at:

Happy Birding!

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