what is this beautiful bird

by ReAnna
(Dinwiddie, va)

i spotted this gorgeous bird yesterday and again this morning!!!! It looks like a cardinal except blue

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Nov 05, 2017
what is this beautiful bird
by: Brook

Hi,

This gorgeous bird is a Blue Grosbeak and it is in the same family as the cardinal.

These links are to reputable sites and they have more info on the grosbeak:

https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Blue_Grosbeak/lifehistory

http://www.biokids.umich.edu/critters/Passerina_caerulea/

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