Cher Ames

A Red-winged Blackbird swoops onto the head of Saul from Brazil as he reads a warning sign about birds protecting their nests at Grant Park. (Credit: Cher Ames)

When Animals Attack: Red-Winged Blackbirds Protect Nests At Grant Park

It’s not quite a scene out of Hitchcock’s “The Birds,” but if you’re visiting Grant Park anytime soon, make sure to keep your eye out for some aggressive birds that are protecting their nests, or you could find out the hard way just how protective they can be.

07/26/2013