Northern Cardinal – 5/8/14
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 5/8/14
Observation Time: 7:00 a.m.
Observation Location: Moose Hill Audubon Wildlife Sanctuary
Common Name: Northern Cardinal
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 female is mostly tan.
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