Seeing Red: Northern Cardinals

There are so many cardinals in Central Park that sometimes we forget that not everyone gets to see them every day as we do. I remember my Mom used to tell me that if you see a cardinal, you will have a great day. May your days be filled with cardinals.

Northern cardinal at Triplets Bridge, Central Park, March 20, 2019

Northern cardinal at Triplets Bridge, Central Park, March 20, 2019

This slideshow was taken March 31, 2019, in Central Park.

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Snow Bird: Male northern cardinal waiting for sunflower seeds during a snowstorm, the Pond, Central Park, February 12, 2019

Snow Bird: Male northern cardinal waiting for sunflower seeds during a snowstorm, the Pond, Central Park, February 12, 2019

Northern cardinal, Central Park, December 24, 2018

Northern cardinal, Central Park, December 24, 2018

The same to you, buddy! Central Park, April 20, 2018

The same to you, buddy! Central Park, April 20, 2018

Northern cardinal, the Ramble, Central Park, March 13, 2018

Northern cardinal, the Ramble, Central Park, March 13, 2018

Northern cardinal, March 13, 2018

Northern cardinal, March 13, 2018

Northern cardinal, March 13, 2018

Northern cardinal, March 13, 2018

Let It Snow!

These cardinals were filmed in the snow on Jan. 7, 2017.

Northern cardinal, Central Park, Jan. 7, 2017

Northern cardinal, Central Park, Jan. 7, 2017

Seeing Red

This cardinal was photographed March 2, 2016, on the west side of the Pond, north of the waterfall.


Left: Dining at the Laupot Bridge buffet on Nov. 8, 2015. We try to make sure there are plenty of sunflower seeds, which the cardinals really love. Right: Feb. 9, 2016, in the waters of the Gil.

Feb. 10, 2016, in the Ramble

Feb. 10, 2016, in the Ramble

These six photos are from 2013.

March 7, 2013

March 7, 2013

The first two photos below were taken in March 2016. The remaining were taken in 2013.