Northern Cardinal – 8/22/20
Observer: Ilan Fisher
Observation Date: 8/22/20
Observation Time: 5:00 p.m.
Observation Location: near intersection of Beach & Harding Streets
Common Name: Northern Cardinal (male)
Scientific Name: Cardinalis cardinalis
Comments: One of the most common birds in Sharon, cardinals are also one of the most striking. 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.
More Information: All About Birds