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Anyone know this bird should be an easy one! (1 Viewer)

cme4pif

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Hi I grew up on the Canadian prairies, with similar bird to Montana, but when I moved to Vancouver island, we get birds like Seattle. This bird here is supper common, but there is nothing like it where I am from. Does anyone know this guy?


It took me 10 years to get a good picture of it. See attached.
Also to hear the trill call visit here because you can't post video here

https://cme4pif-thoughts.blogspot.com/2019/07/that-bird.html
 

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howiewu

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It’s called Eastern Towhee now.

Edit: actually now I’ve read the original post more carefully, based on your location, it should be Spotted Towhee.
 

Microtus

Maryland USA (he/him)
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Welcome to the Forum, cme! Your bird is a Spotted Towhee, as others have said.
 

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