Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Le Conte's Sparrow

Amy & I had driven up to Newburyport in search of eagles, but were met with no success.  No after a relaxing lunch we headed to Concord to see the rare (for this area) Le Conte's Sparrow.  This subject was a bit more cooperative as it was feeding in the bit of exposed grass along the side of the road.

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The Le Conte's was in a group of a couple different types of sparrows. Most were content to feed and be ignored by the birders and photographers. However, I did notice this Song Sparrow strike a photogenic pose on the top of the snow. How could I resist?
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1 comment:

  1. Nice to see a sparrow with a clear field mark. Nice job, nice pic.

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