Scaly-breasted Munias are becoming a common sight in some areas of L.A.

By | November 9th, 2016|Backyard Birds|

Normally found in grassy areas along the L.A. River, finding scaly-breasted munia in the Gottlieb Native Garden was a nice surprise. They are known to wander post breeding season, and during this time will occasionally end-up at wild bird feeders. This was the first time seeing them here. The scaly-breasted munia (also known as nutmeg mannikin or [...]