Date: 3/25/21 2:14 pm
From: Massimo Bafetti <massimo...>
Subject: Re: [southbaybirds] Song bird ID ?
Looks like a song sparrow to me. Also, the photos are really nice!

- Massimo Bafetti
Young Birder
> On Mar 25, 2021, at 11:08 AM, Oliver Zhang <BLACKROCKARTSTUDIO...> wrote:
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> Hi Birders.
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> On Monday morning I was walking around the Palo Alto Duck Pond for some fresh air, near the Ranger Station,
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> I heard some really pleasing birds call. After some hard looking, I located a small sparrow-like bird in the bush. From a distance, it looked like a white-crowned sparrow, so I took a few pictures and left. Last night when I was about to delete the photos, upon closer look, the bird looked very different, there are no characteristic black & white streaks on the head.
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> I went through my book to find two possible species: Song Sparrow & Song Thrush. Because the bird was jumping from branches to the grass, I only managed to catch two decent photos, I hope it's good enough to help me ID it. Thanks in advance.
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> Happy birding.
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> Oliver
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> <_B4C8554SongBirdFB.jpg>
> <_B4C8557SongBirdFB.jpg>


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