odd grey-ish tan bird in Saskatchewan

(Lumsden, Saskatchewan, Canadaa)

it was grey-ish tan all over and had distinct white markings on the wings as if they had been roughly outlined and coloured in with a white-out or something. it also had a dark line (it looked dark grey or black from where I was sitting) going from the eye to the back of the head. it was about sparrow size. any ideas?? help MUCH appreciated.

Likely your bird was a sparrow. Possibly a Grasshopper Sparrow.

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to What Is This Bird?.

Coming Soon

Recent Articles

  1. perch bird

    Mar 18, 18 03:50 PM

    little smaller than a robin. Very light spotted grey wings, white breast with Robin's red on the outside of the white and going to the wings.

    Read More

  2. big grey bird

    Mar 15, 18 02:34 PM

    large solid grey bird with a big hooked black beak, large white/yellow patches around orange eyes, orange claws, small head, no neck, had some kind of

    Read More

  3. it's cute, but what is it?

    Mar 15, 18 02:34 PM

    does not eat from the feeder but carries seed to the window sill and pecks at it.

    Read More