Fox Sparrow (Passerella iliaca)
A large sparrow rarely seen around Montreal. The bird feeds from the ground and builds nest on the ground or low in bushes and trees.
How To Identify
Fox sparrows have a grey, brown, white pattern. Specific for this species are the grey eyebrows and brown, grey stripes on the head.
Where and When to Spot
Although stated to be common bird, so far, I saw this bird only once, near a feeder in Victoriaville, Quebec.
Photos of this species with information about where, when the photo has been taken; camera, lens used and camera settings.
Sunday, November 4, 2018
Focal Length 420mm
Shutter Speed 1/1250s