21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Song sparrow in White Mountain National Forest

My sister and I stepped up on a stone to take pictures of some far-off peaks in White Mountain National Forest when this song sparrow (Melospiza melodia) alighted on a pine branch right in front of us and started singing.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: White Mountain National Forest, New Hampshire, United States of America
Camera: COOLPIX P510
Copyright: © Brandon T. Bisceglia