(Quiscalus quiscula)

FUN FACT

Distribution

Throughout North America east of the Rocky Mountains.

Habitat

Open areas

Diet

The Common Grackle is an omnivore, eating everything from seeds and berries to insects and frogs.

Breeding

Status

Not Under Threat (Least Concern)

At the Aviary

See "Thomas" the Grackle in our Wetlands of the Americas exhibit.