June 4, 2007 – “Birds of a feather: Farmers and preservationists become allies in favor of the tricolored blackbird,” Fresno Bee

December 5, 2006 – “Inland nesting bird won't be protected,” The Press-Enterprise

February 13, 2006 – “Suit filed to get tricolored blackbird on endangered list,” San Jose Mercury News

December 16, 2014 – “Endangered tricolor blackbird’s fate entwined with dairy industry,” Sacramento Bee

September 17, 2015 – “Tricolored blackbird on consider list as federal endangered species,” Sacramento Bee

December 14, 2015 – “California's 'Passenger Pigeon' Wins Protection... For Now,” KCET News

March 3, 2016 – “Tricolored Blackbird Moves Toward Endangered Species Designation,” California Public Radio

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