A little Song Sparrow, perched on a tree almost completely devoid of colorful autumn leaves. The seasons are changing quickly this year in North Carolina!

I’ve created a new site for my photography, that I will be using in addition to this one - check it out below!

and now, the latin:

Lapland Longspur- Calcarius lapponicus

House Sparrow- Passer domesticus

Eastern Meadowlark- Sturnella magna

Brown Headed Cowbird- Molothrus ater

Scarlet Tanager- Piranga olivacea

Summer Tanager- Piranga rubra

Common Grackle- Quiscalus quiscula

Seaside Sparrow- Ammodramus maritimus

Song Sparrow- Melospiza melodia

American Tree Sparrow- Spizella arborea

Chipping Sparrow- Spizella passerina

Boat-tailed Grackle- Quiscalus major

Lincoln’s Sparrow- Melospiza lincolnii

Wilson’s Warbler- Wilsonia pusilla

Canada Warbler- Wilsonia canadensis

Northern Cardinal- Cardinalis cardinalis

Indigo Bunting- Passerina cyanea


Song sparrow (Melospiza melodia). This guy had the coolest songs when I was recording his whole repertoire. #ornithology #birds #animals #nature #fieldbiology #ecology #behavior #WesternU #evolution #birdsong #song #bioacoustics #biology #science (at Queen’s University Biological Station (QUBS))