April 26, 2018 RSS feed / Nature

The Ubiquitous Backyard Sparrows

“Passer domesticus has decided to take over the world in which it seems so unwelcome.” – Joseph Kastner, “A World of Watchers” Everybody has them, sparrows that is. More...

Rhode Island’s Sparrow Species

In addition to the house sparrow, which technically is placed in a different family by ornithologists, the state boasts 17 species that are permanent or seasonal residents, or are brief transients as they migrate through the region. More...