Chipping Sparrow – 5/20/13
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 5/20/13
Observation Time: 4:20 p.m.
Observation Location: Moose Hill Audubon Wildlife Sanctuary
Common Name: Chipping Sparrow
Scientific Name: Spizella passerina
Comments: Chipping sparrows are very common in Sharon. They have a distinctive reddish cap above a white eyeline. Their song is described as a reedy trill that sounds a lot like the songs of the pine warbler and the junco.
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