Faraway Springs | Passer domesticus
Searching for breaks in a winter land of mist and snow,
songbirds feel the lure of faraway springs.
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Sparrow | Passer domesticus
The house sparrow is a bird of the sparrow family Passeridae, found in most parts of the world. A small bird, it has a typical length of 16 cm and a weight of 24–39.5 g . Females and young birds are coloured pale brown and grey, and males have brighter black, white, and brown markings. One of about 25 species in the genus ''Passer'', the house sparrow is native to most of Europe, the Mediterranean region, and much of Asia. Its intentional or accidental introductions to many regions, including.. more