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New Bern, NC, United States
Snow is rare in eastern North Carolina. The red-winged blackbirds flocked to our backyard feeders this week.
Blackbirds & Thrushes
This week's eastern North Carolina snow brought a variety of birds to my backyard feeders. In addition to the usual doves, Carolina chickadees, titmice, juncos, and others, the red-winged blackbirds made an appearance.
This is what my yard looked like last weekend too (Taberna). Common Grackles, Red-winged Blackbirds, Brown-headed Cowbirds: the big three of the Icteridae family! Would you believe these guys are related to Meadowlarks and Orioles?
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