The Feather Files
Name: Bronzed Cowbird
Species: Molothrus aeneus
Native to and Migration: A Central American bird that makes its way to the United States in the border states and Louisiana.
Date Seen: April 30, 2018
Location: North of Fountain Hills, Arizona
Notes: Like other cowbirds, the female does not make a nest, but instead lays her eggs in the nests of other bird species. (Brood parasites.)