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Ridgewood, NJ, USA
I’ve seen this sparrow like bird a few times. It seems to be all white. Not sure if it is a sparrow or a different soecues
Sparrows & Cardinals
Spotted on my feeder
Hello, The shape and size seem to suggest a Finch of some sort(?) but we need someone familiar with your local birds to comment on that. The light color could be Leucism or Albinism as described in the “Unusual Birds” section of this website. Thanks for sharing this photo.
I saw a white Sparrow or finch I Springfield MA this morning. Could you identify it for me.
Hi Meg, Feel free to send any photos of a bird to firstname.lastname@example.org and we can help with identification. Most small songbirds that are pure white, or patchy white, are leucistic or albino individuals. You can learn more about these conditions here.
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