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Dark eyed junco

Junco hyemalis


This is a medium-sized sparrow. It has a rounded head, short bill, and a fairly long tail.


Dark-eyed Juncos breed in coniferous or mixed-coniferous forests. They can be found in Canada, the western U.S. and the Appalachians. In the wintertime, you can find them in woodlands, fields, parks, and backyards.

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Rockland, Idaho, USA

Spotted on Dec 2, 2014
Submitted on Dec 5, 2014

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