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Photo © aclay232, all rights reserved
Nisqually Wildlife Refuge/Nisqually Delta (Google, OSM)
47.07199, -122.71299
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We could tell this was a song sparrow by its distinct "zeet zeet zee..." It was perched in the wetland brush just off the trail at home in the marshy habitat. I don't know whether it was communicating with another of its kind or making noise at us, like squirrels do. Do birds do that?

Apr. 21, 2012 21:58:47 -0700
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Song Sparrow - Photo (c) NatureShutterbug, all rights reserved
aclay232's ID: Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia)
Posted by aclay232 over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Song Sparrow - Photo (c) NatureShutterbug, all rights reserved
hartvillestuff's ID: Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia)
Posted by hartvillestuff over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Song Sparrow - Photo (c) NatureShutterbug, all rights reserved
aclay232's ID: Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia)
Song Sparrow - Photo (c) NatureShutterbug, all rights reserved
Community ID: Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia)
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