Mostly images of birds found in our region of Northampton County, NC.
(Image above is Potecasi Creek at Burnt Bridges)

Monday, January 17, 2011

Song Sparrow

The Song Sparrow, Melospiza melodia, is one of our more common birds.  A frequent visitor to the feeders, this is a rather solitary bird, who often competes with the Dark Eyed Juncos for food.  Easily identified by the longish tail and the dark patch on it's breast.

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