Monday, April 18, 2011

Yellow-headed Blackbirds arrive in Florence, CO

There are few locations that host Yellow-headed Blackbirds in the Canon City,CO area but one of the dairies in Florence is a one of those locations where this species occurs regularly from spring to early fall. Like the Starlings and other blackbird species, the Yellow-headed Blackbirds comes to eat from the spilled grain and seed here. And they have a distinctive tail-held-high-up stance when feeding as shown in these pics. SeEtta