American Pipit
(Anthus rubescens)

American Pipit
Photo © Robert Royse
American Pipit Information

Length: 6 - 7"

Breeding Habitat: Arctic tundra, alpine tundra, grassy or sedge meadows.

Winter Habitat: Bare fields,mudflats, lake shores, river sandbars, grasslands, and other open areas.

Mostly insects, such as flies, grasshoppers, ants, moths, beetles, and caterpillars; spiders; grass seeds and weed seeds.
American Pipit ID TipsIdentification tips for the American Pipit
Song and calls of the American Pipit
Range Map:
         American Pipit Winter Map USGS                                
Winter Map (CBC)  
Additional Information:

American Pipit
Photo, description, habitat, behavior, diet, nesting, migration status, and conservation status. Includes range map and song. (From BirdWeb)



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