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Bird Sounds: House Sparrow

Credit: U.S. National Park Service

Listen to the bird sounds of the House Sparrow.

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Compliments of The Macaulay Library at The Cornell Lab of Ornithology

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Have you heard a House Sparrow? Add your comments below. Be sure to let us know where you live or where you've heard this bird sound before!

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We have a very large

By sharon99

We have a very large community of these sparrows living around us. We live in northeastern Oklahoma. We keep bird feeders out and suet. They love both. I love to wake early in the morning and hear their sweet little song.

I grew up hearing the sounds

By Ajit Nair

I grew up hearing the sounds of the common sparrow. However, 40 years down i hardly get to see them in india where i live, forget about hearing them. Its a sad end. The rise of the apartments/concrete jungle has ensured the disappearance of these lovely cute birds.

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