Nelson’s Sharp-tailed Sparrow
Bruant de Nelson
- The gray cap and hindneck, orange triangle on the side of the face, and blurry grayish streaking on the buffy breast distinguish this sparrow from other sparrows. The male’s hissing song is easily recognized.
- Coastal Zone, Salt Marshes
- Interesting Fact
- This is the only Canadian songbird that nests in saltmarshes.