Starlings

European Starling

European Starling (Photo: Creative Commons)

Look for Glossy black overall, with a yellow bill during breeding season, the starling is one of the most familiar birds—not only because it is so common, but because it almost always lives close to human settlements. In winter, starlings are duller overall, covered with white spots (little stars, or “starlings”) and with a blackish… See details »

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