they took off together, flew together and landing together they wouldn't let me get a photo of them when I tried to get close, I'm wondering if this were starlings
A juvenile starling dead on the roadside this morning. From the yellow sides of the beak, it looks to have just left the nest.
Starlings sitting on a fence, the adults flew away first as I approached, the juveniles walked along the fence and reluctantly took to flight. The main photo is the last to leave when I was still 100m away.
Tree full, outside open sided dairy barn
The Common Starling (Sturnus vulgaris), also known as the European Starling or in the British Isles just the Starling, is a medium-sized passerine bird in the starling family Sturnidae. It is about 20 cm (8 in) long and has glossy black plumage, which is speckled with white at some times of year. The legs are pink and the bill is black in winter and yellow in summer; young birds have browner plumage than the adults. It is a...