Bird of the Week | House Sparrow

Did you now that there are almost 300 species of Sparrow in the world? At least 35 species can be found in North America alone! “Sparrow” is actually a term to describe small finch-like birds, usually brown and gray in color and includes Juncos, Towhees and Buntings. Some of the more commonly seen Sparrows in the Eastern United States include the Field Sparrow, American Tree Sparrow, Vesper Sparrow, White Crowned as well as White-Throated Sparrows, the Song, Swamp and Fox Sparrows.

American Tree Sparrow at our Feeder

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