Two males singing in top of an oak adjacent to the blackberries where they nested previously. Three females near, but not in, the blackberries. Another male singing in a flock of mixed blackbirds about 200 yards to the north. Two more males foraging with mixed blackbirds in vineyard 200 yards away.
This is the first tricolored interest in this area since it was sprayed with roundup some years ago. Regrowth is beginning.
Sex Ratio: 2 mm : 3 ff at colony site
5 mm : 3 ff including others nearby