Date: 1/5/18 11:25 am From: Stu <sgibeau...> Subject: Re: 3 bronzed grackles among yard blackbirds
Take a look at your field guide. Probably female Great Tailed Grackles.
On Jan 5, 2018, at 9:21 AM, Lester Coble (via carolinabirds Mailing List) <carolinabirds...> wrote:
Whenever I see bronzed grackles they seem to be loners, mixed within the Purple Grackles at the feeders. Three are present this morning with about 200 Purples. We are west of Aurora just in Craven County.
Alas, a Ruby-crowned Kinglet and our young Phoebe succumbed to the cold last night.