Finch Sound Recordings Boone NC

Local resource for finch sound recordings in Boone, NC. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to finch sound recordings, finch song recordings, and finch bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting finches, finch feeders, finch types, and finch descriptions.

Hobby Barn
(336) 846-2276
101 S. Jefferson Ave.
West Jefferson, NC
 
River Rest / Susan's Pet Care
(828) 754-7407
5947 Anthony Creek Rd
Collettsville, NC

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Barking Rock
(828) 295-8883
1179 Main St Ste 104
Blowing Rock, NC

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Pet Den Inc
(828) 728-2891
1803 Norwood St SW
Lenoir, NC

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Charlottes Greenhouse
(828) 963-5974
269 Greenhouse Rd
Banner Elk, NC
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Annuals, Garden Centers / Nurseries

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Hobby Barn
(336) 846-2276
101 S Jefferson Ave
West Jefferson, NC

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Pet Place The
(828) 268-1510
240 Shadowline Dr Ste AA10
Boone, NC

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Happy Tails Pet Supplies
(336) 846-1727
15 E 2nd St Ste 2
West Jefferson, NC

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Glory Mt. Landscapes
(336) 977-8274
2142 C Todd Rr Grade Rd
Todd, NC
Products / Services
Annuals

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Brown House
(828) 963-4503
9649 Nc Highway 105 S Ste 2
Banner Elk, NC

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Purple Finch

Purple Finch

Carpodacus purpureus L 6" (15cm)

Photo by Maslowski Wildlife Productions.

Listen to a purple finch.

Found in both coniferous and mixed woodlands in all seasons, the purple finch is an irregular winter visitor to feeders, fairly common in some years and absent in others.

The male is distinctive, with wine red head, chest, and sides, lacking the brown streaks on the belly so evident in male house finches. The male can be distinguished from the female house finch by the strong white line above the eye and the bold dark streaks contrasting with the white belly and chest.

The song of the purple finch is a series of whistled, warbling notes. The song of eastern birds, which is slightly more hoarse and louder than the song of western birds, usually ends with a descending reer note. The common call note, mostly heard from flying birds, is a sharp, hard pik .

This sound file requires RealPlayer . Bird song courtesy of Lang Elliott, NatureSound Studio . ...

Author: Bird Watcher's Digest

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