Date: 11/13/17 11:25 am
From: Chip Darmstadt <chip...>
Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Red-winged Blackbird
I observed some interesting Red-winged Blackbird behavior this weekend at
Berlin Pond. There was a flock of 15 or more blackbirds in the tops of a
stand of White Pine. The blackbirds were landing on the cone-laden branches
and looked to be gleaning seeds from the mature, open cones. It was
fascinating to see all the birds in the flock seemly engaged in the

Chip Darmstadt, Executive Director
North Branch Nature Center
(802) 229-6206

-----Original Message-----
From: Vermont Birds [mailto:<VTBIRD...>] On Behalf Of b flewelling
Sent: Monday, November 13, 2017 1:13 PM
To: <VTBIRD...>
Subject: [VTBIRD] Red-winged Blackbird

A lone male Red-winged Blackbird just showed up at my feeders! His black
really showed up against the snow.

Bruce Flewelling

RT. 73, Rochester
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