Bird Photos / Red-winged Blackbird

Last Update: 6/15/2017

One or two Red-winged Blackbirds often ate the birdseed off the ground, under the feeder, at our old home in Belcamp, MD.

Red winged blackbird

This male Red-winged Blackbird eats seed with some grackles. The red patch on the wings is more evident when it is airborne. The photo was taken in June 2003.

Red winged blackbird

This Red-winged Blackbird was seen at the picnic area of Susquehanna State Park on May 22nd, 2005.

Red winged blackbird

This Red-winged Blackbird was also seen at the picnic area of Susquehanna State Park, this time on on May 30th, 2005. The red on its shoulders is very obvious when the bird is in flight.

Red winged blackbirds

These birds were in the brush alongside the pond at Swan Harbor Farms in Harford County, MD on February 20th, 2006.

Female Red winged Blackbird

This is a female Red-winged Blackbird, again at Swan Harbor Farms. The photo was taken in May, 2006.

Red winged Blackbird

This Red-winged Blackbird was at Swan Harbor Farms in June 2007.

Red winged Blackbird

This bird was seen at Bombay Hook in October 2007.

Red winged Blackbird

This male blackbird was at Harford Glen in April, 2008.

Female Red winged Blackbird

This female was also at Harford Glen in late April, 2008.

Red winged Blackbird

Red winged Blackbird

Red winged Blackbird

This male blackbird was also at Harford Glen in April, 2008.

Red-winged Blackbird

Red-winged Blackbird

I saw these Red-winged Blackbirds at Cape May on July 3rd, 2009.

Red-winged Blackbird

Red-winged Blackbird

This one was at Bombay Hook, DE on May 29th, 2010.

Red-winged Blackbird

I saw this one at Swan Harbor Farms on April 24th, 2011.

Female Red-winged Blackbird

This female was at the Patterson Park lake in Baltimore on June 12th, 2011.

Red winged Blackbirds

I saw this group of birds flying over the Konza Prairie nature trail near Manhattan, KS on January 10th, 2012.

Red-winged Blackbird

This one was at Swan Harbor Farms on April 1st, 2012.

Female Red-winged Blackbird

I saw this female there on February 22nd, 2013.

Red-winged Blackbird

This bird was near the Havre de Grace Promenade on March 23rd, 2014.

Red-winged Blackbird

I saw this one at Swan Harbor on May 4th, 2014.

Red-winged Blackbird

This bird was also at Swan Harbor. I saw it on June 21st, 2014.

Red-winged Blackbird

This one landed on a rail about 4 feet from me at Harford Glen on July 6th, 2014.

Red-winged Blackbird

This bird was at Swan Harbor on July 20th, 2014.

These were also at Swan Harbor on April 26th, 2015.

Red-winged Blackbird

Red-winged Blackbird

Female Red-winged Blackbird

I saw this one at Bombay Hook on May 24th, 2015.

Red-winged Blackbird

This one was at Harford Glen on June 7th, 2015.

Red-winged Blackbird

These were at our feeder in the winter of 2016.

Red-winged Blackbird

Red-winged Blackbird

Red-winged Blackbird

These were at our feeder in the winter of 2016.

Red-winged Blackbird

I saw this bird at Mariner Point park on January 30th, 2016.

Red-winged Blackbird

This one was at Bombay Hook on May 28th, 2017.

Red-winged Blackbird