Red Crossbills Drinking

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A male and female Red Crossbill are drinking water at the drippers. This video was recorded on May 3, 2005 at 3:45 PM in Waldport, Oregon.

Although considered an "uncommon" visitor to our area, for the past few years there have been small groups of 6-12 crossbills coming through on a regularly.

You can read more about the Red Crossbill in the Backyard Birds section.