Blackbird Sound Recordings Wichita KS

Local resource for blackbird sound recordings in Wichita, KS. 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.

Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(316) 721-0222
665 N Ridge Rd
Wichita, KS
 
Engine House Hobbies
(316) 685-6608
2718 Blvd Plaza
Wichita, KS
 
Preston's Hangar
(316) 941-4540
449 N. West st
Wichita, KS
 
Hangar Hobbies
(316) 773-4022
2121 N Tyler Road Ste 115
Wichita, KS
 
Timber Creek Hobbies
(316) 788-0604
836 N. Baltimore Drive
Derby, KS
 
Hobby Center
(316) 269-3063
Inc. 1034 East Harry Street
Wichita, KS
 
Science Education Center
(316) 682-1921
2730 Boulevard Plaza
Wichita, KS
 
Finley's Hobbies
(316) 683-4221
5640 E Central
Wichita, KS
 
HobbyTown USA
(316) 683-7222
8113 E. Kellog Ave. Ste. 200
Wichita, KS
 
Mary E.Jones
(316) 262-5144
marye7912@yahoo.com
wichita, KS
 

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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