|Red Winged Blackbird|
"Why are some of the reds on different birds brighter than others?" The nice lady told me that the closer they get to breeding season; the redder the tips of the wings get. And those tips are called epaulets. Like I said, something new everyday. The males are territorial. He can have up to 10 females in his area to protect.
|Female Red Wing Blackbird|
|Yellow Headed Blackbird|
.....and eventually the sunset and the drama would end before nightfall. Did the Harrison Hawk catch a meal before sunset? Will the blackbirds find love? Did the bobcat catch a duck for dinner? Like I said, it's better than any daytime drama on TV......and it won't be cancelled:) More tomorrow.