Blackbird Sound Recordings Charleston WV

Local resource for blackbird sound recordings in Charleston, WV. 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.

Toad's R/C Hobbies LLC
(304) 344-8663
107 Hills Plaza
Charleston, WV
 
HobbyTown USA
(304) 776-7259
720 Nitro Market Place
Cross Lanes, WV
 
Nitro Hobby & Craft Center
(304) 757-6474
Putnam Village Shopping Center
Teays, WV
 
PetSmart
(304) 746-6275
73 RHL BOULEVARD
CHARLESTON, WV

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Critters
(304) 727-7780
1822 Kanawha Ter
St Albans, WV

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Fountain Hobby Center
(304) 344-1441
200 W Washington St
Charleston, WV
 
Nitro Hobby-N-Craft Center
(304) 755-4304
104 21st Street Post Office Box 695
Nitro, WV
 
PetSmart
(304) 746-6275
73 RHL Blvd
Charleston, WV
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Inland Reef Pet Store
(304) 204-6000
817 Cross Lanes Dr
Cross Lanes, WV

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Jo-Mar's Pet Shop
(304) 755-2437
1102 11th St
Nitro, WV

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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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