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    Swamp Sparrow

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    Swamp Sparrow

    Melospiza georgiana
    • ORDER: Passeriformes
    • FAMILY: Passerellidae
    Basic Description

    The simple trills of the Swamp Sparrow ring in spring and summer across eastern and central North America. Its name is appropriate, as it does live in swamps, but it can be found in a wide range of other wetland habitats too.

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    Other Names
    • Gorrión Pantanero (Spanish)
    • Bruant des marais (French)
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