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White-crowned Sparrow

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A male White-crowned Sparrow in a tree | 12/05/2015


The male White-crowned sparrow has a black-and-white streaked head and a drab brown body while the females crown is chestnut and white.

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First observation

📆 10/20/2013
📍 Los Angeles, California

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Experiences & anecdotes

05/11/2023 - I've always enjoyed seeing this bird. I don't always see them when I bird, but they are unmistakable. I saw this bird early on in my birding adventures in California and I see them often in Texas as well. 

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A female house sparrow showing its brown and white crown| 10/16/2021

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A male White-crowned Sparrow with some plant material sitting on a bush | 10/16/2021

Audio recordings

  • ML502245451 - 0:03
    • This is a faint recording of the White-crowned Sparrow in Colorado.

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