I agree with Nick, this is a molting immature male Brewer's Blackbird.
On Mon, Jul 22, 2019 at 7:31 PM Nicholas Mrvelj <nickmrvelj...>
> Why isn’t this a juvenile, male Brewer’s Blackbird? The bill doesn’t look
> long enough from this one photo to be a GTGR. Same with the overall
> As with Nel’s bird, judging these icterids based on only one photo and
> without the aid of seeing the bird in person certainly has its pitfalls.
> Good Birding,
> -Nick Mrvelj (Portland)
> On Mon, Jul 22, 2019 at 6:14 PM Bill Tice <ticebill7...> wrote:
>> Don Berg took this pic at Baskett Slough NWR Saturday. Looks like a
>> female or young GT Grackle.
>> Sent from my iPhone