Some type of Sparrow?

by Rhonda
(Windsor, Ont)

Was out taking some photos at Ojibway Nature Centre, just can't seem to figure out what type of bird this is.


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Yes, this is a Chipping Sparrow. They are the smallest members of the sparrow clan. They love to line their nest with hair. The male starts his morning chorus with a simple little trill. Both he and his mate use a chip call note in talking to each other. Enjoy.
Susan

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May 09, 2012
wood-spar-peck?
by: Jane

head like a female woodpecker, black and white stripes, body of a sparrow

Apr 24, 2012
Some type of Sparrow.
by: Rhonda

Thanks Susan!

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