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Cooper Hollow Wildlife Area
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Passeriformes > Passerellidae

Song Sparrow

Melospiza melodia

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One of the most common and widespread sparrows. Found in a variety of scrubby habitats both near and far from human development. Significant variation in plumage geographically. Look for thick brown streaks on whitish breast. Larger, longer-tailed and more rusty than Savannah Sparrow. Frequently visits feeders.

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