Song Sparrow

Song Sparrow

Song Sparrow

Song Sparrows have returned to Minnesota, they are one of the earliest migrants to show up in the spring.
Song Sparrow

Song Sparrow

They can be easily found along the lakeshore. Their song is easy to pick out this time of year. It always starts with 3 leading chip notes and then a jumble of a melodious churtle.
Melospiza melodia

Melospiza melodia

Even their scientific name, Melospiza melodia reflects their singing ability.
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