Song Sparrow

Towhees, Sparrows, Juncos, and Longspurs

Song Sparrow

Melospiza melodia

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Towhees, Sparrows, Juncos, and Longspurs

Song Sparrow

Daniel Fitzgerald

Song Sparrow

This common resident sparrow has heavy streaks on its breast which merge into a spot.  It has a long rounded tail and as its common name suggests is quite musical and buzzy.

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