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Bird of the Week: Common Grackle


Green Lifestyle  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, eco-friendly, environment, greenliving, interesting, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 49 days ago - abcbirds.org
Common Grackles are recognized by their long, keel-shaped tails, fairly heavy and sharp bills, yellow eyes, and (in males) glossy black plumage with an iridescent sheen. The word "grackle" derives from the Latin for Europe's jackdaw or another crow...



   

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Animae C (508)
Friday March 29, 2019, 5:17 pm
Thanx Kathy
 

Colleen L (3)
Friday March 29, 2019, 8:57 pm
Love learning about these birds.
Thanks Kathy
 

Ben O (132)
Saturday March 30, 2019, 8:23 am
Cool birdie...thanks Kathy!
 

Peggy B (43)
Saturday March 30, 2019, 10:36 am
TYFS, Kathy
 

Angelflowers Dawkins (1)
Saturday March 30, 2019, 5:33 pm
Wonderful..💞
 

Angelflowers Dawkins (1)
Saturday March 30, 2019, 5:34 pm
Birds are superb..
 

Angelflowers Dawkins (1)
Saturday March 30, 2019, 5:35 pm
Way better than people.💞
 

SylvieBusy A (190)
Sunday March 31, 2019, 3:35 am
Beautiful birds.
Thank you for sharing.
 

Lisa M (15)
Sunday March 31, 2019, 7:52 am
Thanks for sharing.
 

Lindsay Kemp (6)
Sunday March 31, 2019, 8:51 am
Beautiful - many thanks for sharing.
 

Anne K (139)
Sunday March 31, 2019, 5:38 pm
Thanks, Kathy.
 

Connie O (45)
Monday April 1, 2019, 7:40 am
They are all over my yard now!
 

Melania P (123)
Monday April 1, 2019, 10:38 am
Thanks for posting, shared as well
 

Diane E (0)
Monday April 1, 2019, 2:01 pm
Thanks. These birds are clever!
 

Winn Adams (179)
Wednesday April 3, 2019, 4:05 pm
Thanks!
 

Michael Friedmann (173)
Thursday April 4, 2019, 11:36 am
I love Graeckels
Thank You For Sharing This !!!
 

David C (75)
Thursday April 4, 2019, 3:53 pm
they can be cool, but intimidate other birds off our feeders all the time!
 

Mark Lane (0)
Saturday April 6, 2019, 2:16 am
Thank you so much for sharing MySchoolBucks
 

Donna T (0)
Tuesday April 9, 2019, 8:12 am
thank you
 

Janis K (129)
Friday April 12, 2019, 9:52 pm
Thanks for sharing.Love watching the birds.
 
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