I've been watching the reports of these handsome waxwings from up north for the last few weeks and some have finnaly eaten their way into north Worcester County. I was fortunate to stumbled across 4 in Gardner today that mixed in with a dozen Cedar Waxwings and robins. About 10 years ago there was a flock of over 300 Bohemians in this same neighborhood.
Below are a few photos:
Bohemian Waxwing on Central Street in Gardner
This one was fluffed up and roundish looking.
This one in a more sleek pose.
One a of few robins mixed in with the waxwings
Hopefully more will arrive and be able to find some uneaten crabapples and other food sources in the area.