Blackbirds sentence example
Blackbirds and thrushes are not found, nor any species of parrot, but on the other hand, we have the hoopoe (yatsugashira), the red-breast (komadori), the bluebird (run), the wren (miso-sazai), the golden-crested wren (itadaki), the golden-eagle (inu-washi), the finch (hiwa), the longtailed rosefinch (benimashiko), the ouzelbrown (akahara), dusky (tsugumi) and water (kawa-garasu)the kingfisher (kawasems), the crake (kuina) and the tomtit (kara).
The place of the vanishing native species is being taken by such European arrivals as sky-larks, finches, blackbirds, sparrows and rooks.
Robins, bluebirds, warblers, chickadees, finches, vireos, wrens, yellow-headed blackbirds, nutcrackers, nuthatches, meadow-larks, sparrows, woodpeckers, swifts, kingbirds and several other species of small birds are found in the park, but the number of each is not great.
Among game-birds there are a few wild turkeys, wild geese and bob-white (locally " partridge "), and greater numbers of grouse and various ducks; among song-birds the robin, bluebird and mocking-bird are common; and there are also woodpeckers, whippoorwills, blackbirds, hawks, owls, crows and buzzards.
Researchers were surprised to see even blackbirds, normally strict ground feeders, tucking in.Advertisement
A vast array of birds including blackbirds, greenfinches, thrushes, yellowhammers, to name just a few will nest in these sites.
There was a huge roost of Red-winged blackbirds here.
A few waders were seen as well as Lazuli Buntings and a couple of Yellow-headed blackbirds.
The male blackbirds are still fighting along their invisible boundary which runs roughly down the center of our garden.
Only 11,782 ring ouzels have ever been ring ouzels have ever been ringed in this country, compared to nearly 1.7 million blackbirds.Advertisement
More welcome wildlife spotted included gray wagtails, mallards and blackbirds.
Pyracantha berries are popular with blackbirds and thrushes and with the blackcap, a small warbler that now winters in some suburban gardens.
Only 11,782 ring ouzels have ever been ringed in this country, compared to nearly 1.7 million blackbirds.
However, after the blackbirds had dispersed survival improved, whilst song thrush numbers continued to decline markedly.
Birds such as bluejays, sparrows, blackbirds and wrens feed on cutworms.Advertisement