The very sparrows are God's care - much more shall they be; the hairs of their head are all counted.
The horses were eating oats from their movable troughs and sparrows flew down and pecked the grains that fell.
Song birds are numerous and of many varieties; among them are thrushes, mocking birds, blue birds, robins, wrens, chickadees, warblers, vireos, sparrows, bobolinks (reed birds or rice birds), meadow larks and orioles.
Vocal learners included species of finches, song sparrows, canaries, black-capped chickadees, parakeets and hummingbirds.
chirping of the sparrows.
Also here were 30+ long-billed curlew (bird of the trip ), at least four Brewer's sparrows and four Franklin's gulls.
Help to halt the decline in house sparrows by building the bird nesting box below.
halt the decline in house sparrows by building the bird nesting box below.
En route I saw house sparrows, starling, redbreast & rabbits.
How times have changed: more magpies, fewer sparrows.
I will buy nine sparrows for a penny, and his pia mater is not worth the ninth part of a sparrow.
And all about was mine, I said, The little sparrows overhead, The little minnows too.
A more poignant reminder of Britain's past is the profusion of latin sparrows.
Unfortunately birds continuing to decline in numbers include robins, jackdaws and tree sparrows.
sagebrush flats are usually alive with various sparrows along with Sage Thrasher.
sparrows sold for a copper coin?
Jude watched the little sparrows, scratching about under the bushes.
A sparrowhawk's favorite food is small birds, including sparrows, hence the name.
However, the Grey-headed sparrows nesting in rafters of the lodge were very accommodating!
Stopped at a feeding station to observe Asian Rosy Finches and Eurasian Tree sparrows.
At the same place we also had views of 2 tree sparrows.
tree sparrows were seen around the farm during the month.
song sparrows are found = throughout the United States and into Southern Canada.
The powerful wrens, cheerful chaffinches, delicate sparrows and whistling starlings then weave in melodies, sweet enough to rouse the sun.
sunflower hearts, with two sparrows falling prey to a female Sparrowhawk.
Still, we had nice views of 7 Rock Sparrows and 1 Western Orphean warbler at the car park.
Other sparrows hang around the ground feeder, like office staff around the water cooler (if offices still have water coolers?
Thinking as we are today of sparrows, I 'm reminded of a rather whimsical old story from the ancient middle- east.
In the autumn, flocks of sparrows feed on ripening split corn.
The sagebrush flats are usually alive with various sparrows along with Sage Thrasher.
Intro Text Are not two sparrows sold for a copper coin?
A Sparrowhawk 's favorite food is small birds, including sparrows, hence the name.
However, the Grey-headed Sparrows nesting in rafters of the lodge were very accommodating !
Stopped at a feeding station to observe Asian Rosy Finches and Eurasian Tree Sparrows.
At the same place we also had views of 2 Tree Sparrows.
Tree Sparrows were seen around the farm during the month.
Song Sparrows are found = throughout the United States and into Southern Canada.
Up to 57 House Sparrows fed on sunflower hearts, with two sparrows falling prey to a female Sparrowhawk.
Still, we had nice views of 7 Rock Sparrows and 1 Western Orphean Warbler at the car park.
Lovely the swift Sparrows that brought you over black earth A whirring of wings through mid-air Down the sky.
Birds such as bluejays, sparrows, blackbirds and wrens feed on cutworms.
Meadowlarks, song sparrows, foxes, grouse, and skunks also roam the area freely.
Many people do this, with swallows and sparrows carrying the names of deceased loved ones and other banners bearing personal mottos.
The more important wild animals are a large wild sheep (Ovis poli), foxes, wolves, jackals, bears, boars, deer and leopards; amongst birds, there are partridges, pheasants, ravens, jays, sparrows, larks, a famous breed of hawks, &c.
In these districts and others the number has become much reduced, owing doubtless in part to the fatal practice of catching the birds just before or during the breeding-season; but perhaps the strongest cause of their growing scarcity is the constant breaking-up of waste lands, and the extirpation of weeds (particularly of the order Compositae) essential to the improved system of agriculture; for in many parts of Scotland, East Lothian for instance, where goldfinches were once as plentiful as sparrows, they are now only rare stragglers, and yet there they have not been thinned by netting.
The mountain-finches may be regarded as pointing first to the rock-sparrows (Petronia) and then to the true sparrows (Passer); while the grosbeaks pass into many varied forms and throw out a very well marked form - the bullfinches (Pyrrhula).
Robins, bluebirds, warblers, chickadees, finches, vireos, wrens, yellow-headed blackbirds, nutcrackers, nuthatches, meadow-larks, sparrows, woodpeckers, swifts, kingbirds and several other species of small birds are found in the park, but the number of each is not great.
Red-headed and red-bellied woodpeckers, orchard orioles, yellowwinged sparrows, the cardinal, the blue grosbeak, the Carolina wren and the mocking-bird are characteristic of the lower elevations.
Geese, ducks and other water fowl frequent the lakes and bays in the migratory season, and eagles, gulls, hawks, kingfishers, owls, plover, woodcock, " partridge " (ruffed grouse), robins, orioles, bobolinks, blue birds, swallows, sparrows, and many other insectivorous birds are common.
Prominent among a great variety of song-birds and insectivorous birds are the robin, blue bird, cat bird, sparrows, meadow-lark, bobolink, thrushes, chickadee, wrens, brown thrasher, gold finch, cedar wax-wing, flycatchers, nuthatches, flicker (golden-winged woodpecker), downy and hairy woodpeckers, rose-breasted grosbeak, Baltimore oriole, barnswallow, chimney swift, purple martin, purple finch (linnet), vireos and several species of warblers.
The place of the vanishing native species is being taken by such European arrivals as sky-larks, finches, blackbirds, sparrows and rooks.
Songbirds are plentiful, especially in wooded regions, and include the American robin, oriole, thrushes, the cat-bird and various sparrows; while the English sparrow, introduced years ago, has multiplied excessively and become a nuisance in the towns.
Wood, of Sparrows Point, Md., in which the moulds, while receiving the steel, stand on a train of cars, which are immediately run to the side of the soaking furnace.
Wolves and foxes are found alike in the coldest and hottest parts of the earth, as are closely allied species of falcons, owls, sparrows and numerous genera of waders and aquatic birds.
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