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Gallery - Sparrows

[Video clip about Sparrow ID]Sparrow ID

Here is a BTO video about Sparrows and a few others and telling them apart.

[RSPB red conservation status][More information about Tree Sparrow][treesparrow3]Tree Sparrow (Passer montanus)

The Tree Sparrow is a Red List Species-High Conservation Concern.

Showing a recent decline in the British Isles. Feeds on insects and plant material.found in open deciduous woodland and farmland. Nests in holes in cliffs,trees and buildings.

[RSPB red conservation status][More information about House Sparrow][housesparrow2]House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)

The House Sparrow is a red list species-high conservation concern.

The House Sparrow association with man has taken it to every continent except Antarctica. It eats grain and many other foods. Nests in holes,often in buildings, but some times builds an untidy, domed nest in a tree or bush.

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