White-throated Sparrow




White-throated Sparrow


White-throated Sparrow
(Zonotrichia albicollis)

Order:  Passeriformes
Family:  Passerellidae





Photo by Simon Barrette [CC SA 2.0]

White-throated Sparrow Information

White-throated Sparrow
Photo, range map, song, nesting, range, migration, diet and feeding behavior, physical traits, voice, habitat, and breeding. (From Boreal Birds)

White-throated Sparrow
Facts about the habitat, diet, feeding behavior, nesting, and migration of this bird. Includes photos, range map and sounds. (From Audubon Field Guide)

White-throated Sparrow
Description, habitat, behavior, diet, and nesting. Includes photos and range map. (From BirdWeb)

  Songs and calls of White-throated Sparrow


  Identification tips for White-throated Sparrow

White-throated Sparrow, Tan-striped Form

White-throated Sparrow, Tan-striped Form

© Robert Royse

Breeding Bird Survey Map,
2011-2015


White-throated Sparrow Breeding Map

(Image credit: USGS)


Range in New England


The White-throated Sparrow breeds throughout the region with the exception of most of Connecticut. It breeds in northwestern Connecticut as well as other local areas in the state. In Rhode Island, it breeds mainly in the western portion of the state.

This bird is found during the winter in much of New England, with the greatest abundance in the southern states.


Range Map from eBird

White-throated Sparrow range


Abundance Map from eBird

White-throated Sparrow abundance


Christmas Bird Count Map
Historical CBC Map from USGS