Dark-eyed Junco – 12/18/20
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 12/18/20
Observation Time: 8:35 a.m.
Observation Location: Gavins Pond Rd. (our back yard)
Common Name: Dark-eyed Junco
Scientific Name: Junco hyemalis
Comments: Juncos are a type of sparrow commonly seen around Sharon in winter. They head north in spring and don’t return until fall.
More Information: Cornell Lab of Ornithology “All About Birds”