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Song Sparrow

Melospiza melodia

The Song Sparrow, in all its various forms, is considered the most wide spread of all North American Sparrows. From the northern prairie states north across central Canada, many of these birds their spend summers. A significant contingent spend winter in the mid-west and south to northern Mexico, and in large tracts in-between they are year-round residents. Depending on which study you examine, there are between 25 and 52 subspecies of Song Sparrow in North America and Mexico.

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