Brown-capped Rosy-finch
Leucosticte australis
 (L 6.25" WS 9.5" Wt 0.91 oz)
Sandia Peak
Made it to Sandia Peak on
our 3rd attempt...too much
snow for our front wheel
drive rental.
The banders at Rio Grande Nature
Center...kissed the birds they
banded today, because that is
what Ryan always did as he
released them.