Rusty Blackbird (Euphagus carolinus)
Breeding range extends from Alaska to New England, but populations are seriously declining for unknown reasons. In NC, Rusty Blackbirds are winter residents, uncommon, and occur in in swampy habitats.
Note fairly large bill, rusty feather tips, and pale eye.DigiscopedHyde Co., NC
26 Jan 2007
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