Sorting Sparrows: Swamp Sparrow

Freshwater and tidal wetland specialists, Swamp Sparrows are at home in dense stands of Cat-tails and other wetland vegetation, like Sedges (family Cyperaceae), Alders (genus Alnus), and Willows (genus Salix). In winter and during migration, they may also spend time in weedy fields and thickets in association with Song, Savannah, and White-throated Sparrows. To spot … Continue reading Sorting Sparrows: Swamp Sparrow