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Event: Red-winged Blackbird (FIRST sighted)
Date of Sighting: 03/10/2013 Latitude: 45.0333 Longitude: -74.8833
Town: Long Sault State/Province: ON Country:
On Saturday March 9 it was very nice outside and I told my family that I thought the Red-winged Blackbirds would be back within the next two days and sure enough they arrived at our feeders the very next day on March 10. It was a no-brainer really since they are usually back by now and they are what I consider to be the true harbinger of spring. Forget the Robins - it's Red-winged Blackbirds that is the symbol of spring for me.
 
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Name: Chris F Teacher's Name:
City: Long Sault   School:  
State/Province: ON   Grade:  
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