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SPARROWS

     There are  more than 300 species of sparrow of the family Emberizidae.  This family is primarily found in North and South America.  Most species feed primarily on insects while breeding and seeds at other times of the year (Sibley, 2001).

The American tree sparrow weighs about an ounce.  It feeds on insects, spiders, and seeds.

AMERICAN TREE SPARROW AMERICAN TREE SPARROW