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California wildlife officials are discouraging bird feeders following a disease outbreak among songbirds that has been linked to feeders. Sacramento resident Margot Bach is among the millions of Americans who find joy in setting out the backyard buffets. Ryan Sabalow The Sacramento Bee

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UPDATED March 08, 2016 10:58 AM

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