Wisconsin State Bird: Robin (Turdus migratorius)

The Wisconsin State Bird is the robin.

The Robin (Turdus migratorius) - A welcome sign of the coming spring. The red-breasted robin was offically adopted as the Wisconsin state bird in 1949.

In 1926-27, Wisconsin school children voted to select a state bird. The robin received twice as many votes as those given any other bird. But, it wasn't until the Chapter 218, Laws of 1949 that the robin was officially made the state bird.

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Above: Robin bird sound - call and song.

Above: Robin trying to attract a mate.

Above: Male Robin singing.

Robin eggs.

Above: Baby blue Robin eggs. Photo licensed under licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported: Animaldetector.

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