Lark Sparrow - Chondestes grammacus

Length 5.9-6.7 in (15.0-17.0 cm)
Wingspan 11.0 in (27.9 cm)
Weight .8-1.2 oz (22.7-34.0 g)
Clutch Size 3-6
Chicks at birth Altricial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

Lark Sparrows are found in open-country throughout much of the U.S. and Mexico. They breed in the U.S. and migrate to the west coast and Mexico where there is also a year-round population. They nest on the ground in a clump of grass or other vegetation. They mostly eat seeds, but will also eat insects.

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