Blackbird Sound Recordings Scottsdale AZ

Local resource for blackbird sound recordings in Scottsdale, 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.

Gerry's Trains and Tools
(602) 991-2536
7337 East Indian Bend Road
Scottsdale, AZ
 
Scottsdale Remote Control Speedway
(480) 945-2186
3023 North Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, AZ
 
Frank's Hobby House
(602) 992-3495
12008 North 32nd Street
Phoenix, AZ
 
Coronado Scale Models
(602) 254-9656
1544 East Cypress Street
Phoenix, AZ
 
Rail Action Emporium
(602) 892-9437
Santa Fe Square 1107 South Gilbert Road
Mesa, AZ
 
HobbyTown USA
(602) 948-3946
9180 East Indian Bend Road Suite 4
Scottsdale, AZ
 
BJB's Hobby Junction
(602) 787-0587
3131 East Thunderbird Road #43
Phoenix, AZ
 
Hobby Bench #1
(602) 995-1755
8058 North 19th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ
 
Hobby Bench
(602) 995-1755
8058 North 19th Ave
Phoenix, AZ
 
Mesa Motorsports
(480) 924-5200
1906 N. Higley Road
Mesa, 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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