Blackbird Sound Recordings Bethlehem PA

Local resource for blackbird sound recordings in Bethlehem, PA. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to blackbird sound recordings, blackbird song recordings, and blackbird bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting blackbirds, blackbird feeders, blackbird types, and blackbird descriptions.

Christmas City Hobbies
(610) 974-9590
705 North Linden Street
Bethlehem, PA
 
Allentown Toy Train Service
(610) 821-0740
125-1/2 North 11th Street
Allentown, PA
 
Engler?s Train Depot
(610) 791-9512
2733 West Emmaus Ave.
Allentown, PA
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Engler's Train Depot
(610) 791-9512
2733 West Emmaus Avenue
Allentown, PA
 
Hobby Hangout and Craft Center
(610) 252-6871
3701 William Penn Highway
Easton, PA
 
Hero Electric Sales & Service
(610) 838-8484
520 Main Street
Hellertown, PA
 
7th Street Depot
(610) 433-2868
619 North 7th Street
Allentown, PA
 
Bloch's Hobby Shop
(610) 432-9975
1015 Union Boulevard
Allentown, PA
 
HobbyTown USA
(610) 336-9960
700 Lehigh Valley Mall
Whitehall, PA
 
Trains & Lanes
(610) 253-8850
3825 Northwood Ave.
Easton, PA
 

Female Red-winged Blackbird

Agelaius phoeniceus 8 ¾ " (22cm)

Illustration by Julie Zickefoose.

Listen to a red-winged blackbird.

Female rewings are dark brown above, heavily streaked below, and have lengthy, spikelike bills. They are obviously smaller than males, and in appearance, seem more akin to sparrows than blackbirds. They often occur in single-sex flocks, and without the giveaway males around, many novice birders conclude that the females are some sort of large sparrow.

Red-winged blackbirds can be seen almost everywhere in the lower 48 states and, during the breeding season at least, in much of Canada.

Abundant and agressive, they are found in huge flocks in winter. They nest in the thick vegitation of freshwater marshes and dry fields.

Their call is a chack note, and the female song is an explosive, harsh rattle.

This sound file requires RealPlayer . Bird song courtesy of Lang Elliott, NatureSound Studio . ...

Author: Bird Watcher's Digest

Copyright2010 Bird Watcher's Digest

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