Blackbird Sound Recordings Mesa AZ

Local resource for blackbird sound recordings in Mesa, AZ. 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.

Rail Action Emporium
(602) 892-9437
Santa Fe Square 1107 South Gilbert Road
Mesa, AZ
 
Mesa Motorsports
(480) 924-5200
1906 N. Higley Road
Mesa, AZ
 
Viper Hobbies
(480) 830-7424
4410 E University Rd Ste 110
Mesa, AZ
 
HobbyTown USA
(480) 892-0405
1915 E Baseline Road, Ste 104
Gilbert, AZ
 
National Hobbies Of Chandler
(480) 722-9365
1949 W. Ray Rd.
Chandler, AZ
 
Liberty Hobbies
(480) 396-1838
1155 S Power Road # 101 B
Mesa, AZ
 
K & C Hobbies
(480) 497-3254
29 North Val Vista Suite 102
Gilbert, AZ
 
Roy's Train World
(480) 833-4353
1033 South Country Club Dr.
Mesa, AZ
 
Hobby Hangar
(480) 899-1064
183 E Williamsfield Road
Gilbert, AZ
 
Hobby Depot
(480) 968-1880
216 West Southern Avenue
Tempe, AZ
 

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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