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  • n  any of numerous long-tailed American finches

  • Daniels and Baird once saw the only spurred towhee ever identified on the East Coast.
  • The California towhee, one of his favorite birds, is like "a friend whose energy and optimism had escaped the confines of a single body to animate roadsides and backyards across .
  • We have had a cedar waxwing and a California towhee beat against our windows in this way, and in each case stopped it promptly by placing a piece of cardboard over the part of .
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  • Water chestnut damaging Lake Towhee in Bucks County
    A foreign plant is wreaking havoc on a public lake in Bucks County. County conservation officials say Lake Towhee is being overrun by the water chestnut. They say the plant is damaging the health of the 40-acre lake, which is located in a county park just outside of Quakertown in Haycock Twp. "It can basically out-compete and crowd out the native plants and it doesn't provide any good habitat to ...
    Aug. 19, 2013 - WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey

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