Red-winged Blackbirds at Wakodahatchee

The Red-winged Blackbirds at Wakodahatchee Wetlands seemed to be very curious about all of the humans milling around.  They flitted around the boardwalks, constantly scolding us with their “o-ka-reeee” calls. I was able to get within a few yards of some of them, which allowed me to get some detailed shots of their facial features.  I found their expressions to be priceless.

Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus)
It looks like he is smiling at me.  (I bet he isn’t smiling on the inside.)
Ready to fly

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One thought on “Red-winged Blackbirds at Wakodahatchee

  1. Beautiful captures!!

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