Eastern Bluebird - Sialia sialis

Length 6.5-8.3 in (16.5-21.0 cm)
Weight 0.9-1.1 oz (26-32 g)
Clutch Size 3-7
Chicks at birth Altricial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

The Eastern Bluebird is a medium sized thrush that mostly inhabits eastern U.S. and Mexico. They are very similar to the Western Bluebird but the Eastern male has more reddish brown on its neck. The species had seriously declined to critical status but was saved by people putting up nesting boxes.

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