"The birds"

Challenge #14 in the Highway through the world series. Hosted by embie.
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No, not the Alfred Hitchcock movie but… Since 1927 every state in the USA has his own bird as a symbol. If you have a picture of such a bird (can be taken worldwide !) which is the state bird of any state in the USA than you can show it here. Everybody is welcome ! Do tell us the NAME of the bird and the STATE it represent. Complete and arbitrary list for state birds can be found on : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._state_birds
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Male American (Eastern) Goldfinch - Iowa and New Jersey
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Submitted: Monday, 7th December, 2020 14:52 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 22nd April, 2016
Focal length: 400 mm
Shutter speed: 1/500 sec
Aperture: F7.1
ISO: 400
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