Blackbird Sound Recordings Indianapolis IN

Local resource for blackbird sound recordings in Indianapolis, IN. 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.

Great Train Store
(317) 634-6688
147 Indianapolis Union Station 39 West Jackson Place
Indianapolis, IN
 
Big 4-8-8-4 Boy Hobbies
(317) 898-6284
8893 Pendleton Pike
Indianapolis, IN
 
Big Boy Hobbies
(317) 898-6284
8893 Pendleton Pike
Indianapolis, IN
 
HobbyTown USA #2
(317) 882-3175
7765 S. US 31
Indianapolis, IN
 
HobbyTown USA
(317) 845-4106
8326 Castleton Corner Drive
Indianapolis, IN
 
Train Central
(317) 375-0832
6742 E. Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN
 
Bill's Model Railroad Warehouse
(317) 481-0513
923 North Lynhurst Drive
Indianapolis, IN
 
N Gauge Train Shop
(317) 898-4883
4759 North Post Road
Indianapolis, IN
 
Train Express
(317) 879-9300
8555 Zionsville Road
Indianapolis, IN
 
Tom Metzler Hobby Center
(317) 784-3580
7418 Madison Avenue
Indianapolis, IN
 

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

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