Ken Cox wrote:
>Sorry for not including my signature with the referenced web link at end of
>I too was at Herrick's Cove Saturday during the morning and observed three
>Savannah Sparrows foraging on the grass lawn at the picnic area on the
>point. Characteristics of the suspected Saltmarsh Sharp-tailed Sparrow
>in the photos have alot in common with Savannah Sparrow. One of the
>digiscoped images I took of the birds is in the most recent posting at my
>blogsite (link in the signature below). The supercilium of both birds is
>and not orangish as it should be in Sharp-tailed; the tail of the suspected
>is short like that of a Savannah but appears notched which I do not think is
>characteristic of a Sharp-tailed.
Thanks for the tips, everyone!! After looking closer at the photos I can
definitely see that it is a Savannah Sparrow.