A quiet and pretty morning in the park. The surprise was a Field Sparrow.
Red-tailed Hawk 1 Ring-billed Gull 1 Herring Gull 1 Downy Woodpecker 2 Blue Jay 10 American Crow 1 Black-capped Chickadee 4 Carolina Wren 1 with WTSP and HETH Hermit Thrush 1 with CAWR and WTSP, west edge of soccer field. Photos American Robin 12 Field Sparrow 1 Weeds and path edge at meeting of path and lower garden. Pink bill and legs, complete eyering, blank look, brown cap, gray wrapping around auricular, flanks grayish, tan bib ending rather sharply at pale underparts, indistinct wingbars. Face pattern less bold than in summer bird. Quiet. In company of Song Sparrows and Juncos. Song Sparrow 8 White-throated Sparrow 1 with CAWR and HETH, west edge of soccer field Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored) 8 House Finch 12 American Goldfinch 20