FIELD BIOLOGY – birds

MOURNING DOVE
brown, white spots, song sounds similar to owl
NORTHERN CARDINAL
all red with a pointed crest
BROWN-HEADED COWBIRD
black with a brown head
CANADA GOOSE
black neck and white chinstrap
RED-WINGED BLACKBIRD
black body with red on wings
EUROPEAN STARLING
heavily spotted, looks like a peacock
AMERICAN ROBIN
red-brick colored chest with grey back
DOWNY WOODPECKER
white back, small bill, spotted wings
COMMON GRACKLE
long wedge-shaped tail, purple/bronze
AMERICAN CROW
completely black