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Avian Evil ;)

Common Grackle

On Monday I posted pictures that included photos from a visit to Ohio late last May.  Part of the reason I posted it is because i haven’t had time to go through the 500 pictures from this year’s visit.  That being said, I do want to share one picture as a preview.

This is a Common Grackle.  Obviously it  isn’t evil, but they do cause a mess and chase all of the other birds away from the bird feeder, sometimes staying all day and bullying the other birds who want seeds.  Looking closely at this black bird it is iridescently and  impressively colorful. Continue reading