Clay-colored Sparrow  ( Bruant des plaines )      This species is of special interest to Timiskaming birders.    All sightings should be documented and reported.

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Spizella pallida

Description:    Clay-colored Sparrow
Photo Date:   July 8, 2008

Location:  

Casey/Harley Township boundary

Photographer:  

Michael Werner

General Notes

 

Abundance: Rare Earliest observed date:  

Typical arrival date:

May 10
Breeding Status: Breeding Latest observed date:  

Typical departure date:

September 4

Documented Observations

 

 

May 27- 28, 1997. One observed at Hilliardton Marsh during field work for a Master's thesis by David Locky.

May 19, 2001. One observed at Hilliardton Marsh by Barry Kinch.

May 10, 2007. One observed at Mountain Chutes Camp by Barry Kinch.

July 8, 2008. One observed and photographed near Casey/Harley Township boundary by Michael Werner

June 19, 2009. One observed and photographed in Evanturel Township by Serge Gendron.

 

Banding Results

Year

Gillies
Lake

Hilliardton
Marsh

Mountain
Chutes

Year
Total

2001   1   1
2005   1   1