I came across this flock of cedar wax wings while walking along the river. They remind me of Zorro with their little black masks around their eyes. Maralee

The Return of Zorro(s)

One of my favorite spring birds is the masked cedar wax wing. I hadn't seen any yet this spring so I was pleasantly surprised to find a tree of Zorros on my walk yesterday. It was a gorgeous 73 degree day . . . perfect for a walk along the river. Maralee


When I was first introduced to the cedar waxwing last year, my first thought was that it looked like Zorro with the mask over its eyes (or maybe the Lone Ranger). I saw my first cedar waxwings of the season this year as I drove up my driveway.  They stayed long enough for me to …