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Feeder Bird #1
In the wild, this bird’s winter diet consists of weed and grass seeds. It usually feeds on or near the ground, and is more likely to visit a platform than a tube feeder. At feeders, its favorite foods are black-oil sunflower seeds and millet.
Hint: This sparrow has a distinctive and easy-to-recognize song.
Identifying birds is at the very heart of bird watching. Each bird encountered is like a little puzzle or mystery to solve, because, while birds of a single species all share a certain set of physical traits, no two individual birds, like no two individual humans, are exactly alike.