American Goldfinch on the wire.
Black and white tail
|White under-tail coverts.|
|Northern and Eastern birds have white sides of neck.|
|Northern and Eastern birds have white neck.|
|Yellow on sides.|
|White below with heavy streaking on sides.|
|Yellow on crown.|
|Size: 5 inches|
|Breast band dark cheek patch.|
|Two white wing bars.|
The only ground showing was under the Blue Spruce.