Northern Cardinal – 12/18/20
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 12/18/20
Observation Time: 8:30 a.m.
Observation Location: Gavins Pond Rd. (our back yard)
Common Name: Northern Cardinal (female)
Scientific Name: Cardinalis cardinalis
Comments: One of the most common birds in Sharon, cardinals have a whistle-like voice, and sing strongly. Learn to recognize their various vocalizations at: http://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/northern_cardinal/sound
Cardinals typically travel in pairs. The male is bright red and the female is mostly tan.
More Information: All About Birds