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Chipping Sparrow
(Spizella passerina)

        
Chipping Sparrow
Photo © Robert Royse
 
Chipping Sparrow Information

Length: 5 - 5.5"


Breeding Habitat: Open woodlands, forest edges, forest clearings, wooded edges of lakes and rivers, open grassy areas with scattered trees, farmland,

Breeding Habitat: Open woodlands, forest edges, forest clearings, wooded edges of lakes and rivers, open grassy areas with scattered trees, farmland,orchards, residential areas, parks.

Diet: Insects, including grasshoppers, beetles,
and caterpillars; grass seeds and weed seeds.
 
 
Identification tips for the Chipping Sparrow
 
Song and calls of the Chipping Sparrow 
 
Range Map:
(Click map to enlarge.)
 
         Chipping Sparrow Breeding Map USGS  
     
  Breeding Map    
 
Additional Information:

Chipping Sparrow
Habitat, diet, feeding behavior, nesting, migration, and conservation status of this bird. Includes range map, photos, and songs and calls. (From Audubon Field Guide)
 
     
   

 

 


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