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Nature Study: Red-winged Blackbird

As we have continued learning about the birds in our area, here is a bird we saw this summer by a pond beside a highway.  The redwinged blackbird is a beautiful black bird with red and yellow bars on its wings.  Its call sounds like “conk-la-ree!”

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Redwing the Blackbird, Speckles the Starling

Here and see the Red-winged Blackbird in this video:

See the Red-winged Blackbird’s range, hear its call, and read more about it here:

https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Red-winged_Blackbird/id

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