This video from the USA is called Red-winged Blackbirds: “The Biography of a Redwinged Blackbird”.
Another video from the USA, no lopnger on Youtube, was called Icterids (of Oklahoma). It said about itself:
All pics are from Wiki and p.d.
IN ORDER OF APPEARENCE:
Yellow-Headed Blackbird (Male)
Baltimore Oriole (Male)
Common Grackle (Male)
Bronzed Cowbird (Hypothical, Male(?))
Brewer’s Blackbird (Male)
Rusty Blackbird (female? imm.?)
Red-Winged Blackbird (Male)
Shiny Cowbird (Male?)
Brown-Headed Cowbird (Male)
Bullock’s Oriole (Male?)
Orchard Oriole (Male?)
Great-Tailed Grackle (Male)
From the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center in the USA:
The decline and future recovery of the rusty blackbird along the South Atlantic Coast.
* Did you know that one of the fastest declining species in North America is the rusty blackbird? Global declines for the past 40 years are estimated to be more than 90 percent.
* Did you know that a sizable portion of the world population—most of the population that breeds in the eastern boreal forest of North American —winters in the flooded woodlands of the Carolinas and Georgia? Regional declines over the past 40 years are estimated to be more than 95 percent.
Much needs to be done to understand the decline and we hope much can still be done to protect and recover the rusty and its habitat while the species is still numerous. So…
Join us for a one-day workshop to discuss our current knowledge and begin to map out a plan for the future.
Bullock’s Oriole: here.
- Blackbirds still eating balcony apples (dearkitty1.wordpress.com)
- Blackbird eating apple on the balcony (dearkitty1.wordpress.com)
- Nature Watch (goerie.com)
- Siskins, blackbird, great tit on balcony (dearkitty1.wordpress.com)
- Siskins, blackbirds, robin still on the balcony (dearkitty1.wordpress.com)
- Siskins, robin, blackbirds and jay (dearkitty1.wordpress.com)
- Blackbird foot malady poses mystery (utsandiego.com)
- Jackdaws, parakeets, blackbirds at the botanical garden (dearkitty1.wordpress.com)
- Nuthatch and hawfinches at the cemetery (dearkitty1.wordpress.com)