3Aug 2018

SAVANNAH SPARROW

The Savannah Sparrow is a small sparrow with gray brown upperparts, white underparts, and with heavy streaks on breast and sides. The head has a brow […]

11Nov 2015

RED-TAILED HAWK

The Red-tailed Hawk is the most commonly seen local breeding hawk on Cape Cod. They are most frequently seen perched and waiting to pounce on prey. […]

2Oct 2015

FIELD SPARROW

Among the sparrows still being seen in the shrubby fields at Crane Wildlife Management Area on Rt. 151 is the Field Sparrow. They are common breeding […]

14Aug 2015

GRASSHOPPER SPARROW

The Grasshopper Sparrow is frequently seen atop an elevated perch in grassland settings. They are know to be very secretive, and has a buzzy, insect […]

7Aug 2015

SAVANNAH SPARROW

The Crane Wildlife Management Area just off of Rt. 151 is notable for its large area of grassland habitat. The open fields include extensive grassy a […]

10Jul 2015

NORTHERN ROUGH-WINGED SWALLOW

The Northern Rough-winged Swallow is one of many members of the swallow family. Swallows are small aerial songbirds with long, pointed wings. The Roug […]