Scarlet Tanager (Piranga olivacea) The scarlet tanager is a medium sized American songbird. Adult males are bright red with black wings and tail; females are yellowish on the underpants and olive on top, with olive-brown wings and tail.
A log cabin porch overlooking the trees, a rocking chair, a cup of tea or coffee, and a book.
My first "wow" moment with birds was seeing a Nicobar pigeon in the San Diego Zoo's Rainforest aviary. It was bathed in sunlight and was dazzling! So happy to have worked with them years later at the same zoo!