Brewer's Blackbird (Euphagus cyanocephalus)
Found in open country. Breeds anywhere there are trees including towns, meadows and riversides. Male all black with purple iridescence on head and greenish iridescence on body. Female dusty grey with some iridescent black on back, tale and wings.
Photo taken 5/06/01.

This trio is made up of orphans from different families.
Photo taken 5/06/01.
The Brewers Blackbirds have been released. They are staying around the released area and are busy eating bugs. Here is a picture of two of them.
Photo taken 5/27/01.