So I went home to let out the girls....

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Registered: 11-21-2001
So I went home to let out the girls....
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Wed, 02-16-2011 - 2:21pm

and there were about 30 blackbirds under my bird feeder.

Laura
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Registered: 01-03-2001
Wed, 02-16-2011 - 6:18pm

There is a variety with white instead of yellow too ---

And yes, they are very common (remember those birds who all fell from teh sky i Arkansas his winter? Those were redwings. And they are horrible crop pests... Still, that little flash of red is so pretty!