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any of numerous long-tailed American finches

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Kate first noticed the towhee at her feeder on Jan.
BIRD SUET THISTLE BLACK OIL SUNFLOWER SEED CARDINAL * * BLACK-CAPPED CHICKADE * * CAROLINA CHICKADEE * * HOUSE FINCH * * PURPLE FINCH * * NORTHERN FLICKER * AMERICAN GOLDFINCH * * BLUE JAY * * DARK-EYED JUNCO * NUTHATCH * * PINE SISKIN * * WHITE-CROWNED SPARROW * HOUSE SPARROW * TUFTED TITMOUSE * * TOWHEE * DOWNY WOODPECKER * * HAIRY WOODPECKER * * RED-BELLIED WOODPECKE * * CAROLINA WREN * * HOUSE WREN * *
Temporary (migrating) residents included the hermit thrush, eastern towhee, wood thrush, white-throated sparrow, ovenbird, ruby-crowned kinglet, blackpoll warbler, common yellowthroat, and blue-throated warbler.
Is that a spotted towhee? (Yes!) Is that a song sparrow?
Touchstone Masonry, Towhee Wean, 2630 Kulshan St., Bellingham, WA 98225.
John Clare," the towhee breaks in bright orthography: "pp cp
Two variables had the highest relative importance across all occupancy models for four species: wetland shrubland (American goldfinch, Eastern towhee) and all shrubland (northern cardinal, song sparrow) (Table 5).
([section]) This total includes 49 unlisted captured birds from the following species: American woodcock, American tree sparrow, black-billed cuckoo, black-throated blue warbler, blackpoll warbler, brown creeper, Carolina wren, Canada warbler, Eastern towhee, Eurasian collared-dove, great crested flycatcher, golden-crowned kinglet, hairy woodpecker, killdeer, marsh wren, olive-sided flycatcher, red-breasted nuthatch, rose-breasted grosbeak, ruby-crowned kinglet, savannah sparrow, scarlet tanager, swamp sparrow, white-breasted nuthatch, and wood thrush.
We found that local bird species most frequently infested by ticks include the low-foraging grouse, turkey, chickadee, house wren, gray catbird, brown thrasher, robin, wood thrush, hermit thrush, Swainson's thrush, veery, yellow warbler, ovenbird, northern waterthrush, Connecticut warbler, mourning warbler, common yellowthroat, goldfinch, rufous-sided towhee, field sparrow, white-throated sparrow, swamp sparrow and song sparrow.
Much loved father to Darren and Tim, A loving father-in-law to Towhee and a cherished Grandpa Ray to Kyla, Olive, Ioan and Opal.
A student who goes from saying "bird" to "starling" or "towhee" within a few weeks is already a more attentive, more placed student than she was at the start of the course; she is often a more self-confident one as well insofar as she is more at home in her world, more acquainted with her (nonhuman) neighbors.
Whereas, stands embedded within agriculture supported particularly high numbers of more open, edge-dwelling species such as the field sparrow (Spizella pusilla), eastern towhee (Pipilo erythrophthalmus), and indigo bunting (Passerina cyanea), adding edge-associated species to the regrowth parches.