Utah Bird Profile
 Blue Grosbeak - Guiraca caerulea

Name Roots: (Sp. name of bird - L. caerulea, "blue")

In Utah:   
by Milt Moody

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characteristic behaviors:
Nests in a shrub or in a tree at a height of 3-12 (0.5-15) feet, in a cup nest. This species is a frequent cowbird host. During the breeding season, this species is an omnivore: ground forager foliage gleaner. During the non-breeding seasons this species is a gleaner.
Habitat: Breeds in Utah in lowland riparian habitat.
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