Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula)
A common mid-size bird spending the warmer season around Montreal, wintering in the Southern USA. Omnivorous species feeding on the ground, in shallow waters or shrubs. Prefer open and semi-open areas.
How To Identify
Iridescent blue head and neck with well contrasting bright yellow eyes. Dark brown back.
Where and When to Spot
I observed this species in almost every park around Montreal. Very common during the warmer months of the year.
Photos of this species with information about where, when the photo has been taken; camera, lens used and camera settings.
Parc de la Frayère
Saturday, May 27, 2017
TAMRON SP AF 150-600mm F5-6.3 VC USD A011N
Focal Length 600mm
Shutter Speed 1/1250s