Song Sparrows are common, small, and look like all other sparrows to those who don’t have the opportunity or inclination to focus on little brown blurs.
However, Song Sparrows offer us wonderful spring and summer gifts in the form of their melodious, yet thrillingly complex, arias – especially as wakeup calls that start a beautiful morning.
Song Sparrows reportedly can sing about 20 distinct songs during which they can do thousands of improvisations of each theme.
And, by the way, many of us who do focus on them think that they’re cute blurs. (Brooklin, Maine)