Beautiful Crown Of the Chipping Sparrow
It was at the perfect angle to show off that beautiful crown that makes a chipping sparrow special. This is breeding plumage. They are harder to identify when in non-breeding plumage.
Chipping Sparrow (Spizella passerine)
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