Arizonans not so fortunate as to have seen a male northern cardinal may think of cardinals only as a football team. But these bright red birds do live here. And yesterday, on a quest to capture a photo for Earth Day (which is today), Anthem residents Allison Tiffany and her teenage daughter Stefanie Goldstein trekked to the Hassayampa River Preserve In Wickenburg.
“It was an amazing moment for Stefanie to capture this photo of a Northern Cardinal, as it is a rare sighting for the Phoenix area,” Tiffany said.
Northern cardinals are found throughout the eastern United States and into Mexico [see range map below]. Only the male northern cardinal is this colorful. Females are light brown with a red bill and crest. You can hear their song here.
You can see more of Stefanie’s photos here.
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*NoPho is the I-17 corridor from Norterra to New River, including Anthem, Desert Hills, Tramonto, Sonoran Foothills and several other neighborhoods.
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Pool with Swim-up Snack Bar!
Upgraded Majesty model on cul-de-sac with lovely landscaping.
W St. Exupery Court, Anthem Parkside
4 BEDS + CASITA | 3.5 BATHS | 2-CAR GARAGE | 2,915 SQFT | $455,000
Upgraded Patio Home!
Master on 1st floor, premier end-lot overlooking green space! Close to school, park, shopping.
W Murfield Court, Anthem Paseo
4 BEDS | 2.5 BATHS | 2-CAR GARAGE | 1,772 SQFT | $269,000
NEW POOL and Sweeping Views!
End of quiet cul-de-sac, backyard faces east at Anthem’s edge.
N Long Landing Court, Anthem Country Club
4 BEDS + CASITA | 4.5 BATHS | 2-CAR GARAGE | 3,556 SQFT | $590,000
Large View Lot Near 1st Gate!
Bennington with 14-foot ceilings, fireplace, no homes behind!
N Moss Springs Road, Anthem Country Club
3 BEDS | 2.5 BATHS | 3-CAR GARAGE | 2,542 SQFT | $440,000
Stunning Backyard + RV Parking!
Spacious Wonder model on east-facing view lot with 3-car garage and paved RV Parking.
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