Blackbird Sound Recordings West Chester PA

Local resource for blackbird sound recordings in West Chester, 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.

HobbyTown USA
(610) 696-9049
The Marketplace At Westtown
West Chester, PA
 
The Mushroom Bowl
(610) 444-4221
960 West Cypress Street
Kennett Square, PA
 
Jerry Quinn Classic Trains & Toys
(610) 383-1931
1329 Blackhorse Hill Rd.
Coatesville, PA
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Online Store, Phone & Mail Order

Train 99 Store #1
(610) 485-0880
PA Routes 491 & 261
Boothwyn, PA
 
Mitchell's Family Store
(302) 652-3258
2303 Concord Pike
Wilmington, DE
 
The Hobby Depot
(610) 725-8317
558 Lancaster Avenue
Malvern, PA
 
Trains, Toys and Hobbies, Inc
(302) 478-7733
2907 Concord Pike, US Rte 202
Wilmington, DE
 
Simpson's Hobbies
(302) 654-5022
709 Foulk Rd.
Wilmington, DE
 
Mitchell''s Trains, Toys and Hobbies
(800) 726-2119
2303 Concord Pike
Wilmington, DE
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Nicholas Smith Trains
(610) 353-8585
2343 West Chester Pike
Broomall, 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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