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Status of the black-throated sparrow (Amphispiza bilineata deserticola) in the Harney County Basin, Harney County, Oregon

Marc C. Liverman

Status of the black-throated sparrow (Amphispiza bilineata deserticola) in the Harney County Basin, Harney County, Oregon

by Marc C. Liverman

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Published by Oregon Dept. of Fish and Wildlife, Nongame Wildlife Program in Portland, Or .
Written in English

  • Sparrows -- Oregon -- Harney County.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesStatus of the black-throated sparrow (Amphispiza bilineata deserticola) in the Alvord Basin, Harney County, Oregon.
    StatementMarc C. Liverman.
    SeriesTechnical report / Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, Nongame Wildlife Program -- 82-5-02., Technical report (Oregon. Nongame Wildlife Program) -- 82-5-02.
    ContributionsOregon. Nongame Wildlife Program.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 39 p. :
    Number of Pages39
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17998830M

    black-throated sparrow in the short-term because the species tolerates scattered trees in its habitat. Our predictive model estimated 69 percent of black-throated sparrow sagebrush habitat is at high risk of pinyon-juniper encroachment, while 31 percent is at moderate . The Black-throated Sparrow has gray body with white underside. The throat is black, and has a white face stripe above the eye. The bill is dark and conical. The tail is long and rounded, and mainly black with some white patches on the outer feathers. Males and females are similar.

    (Glutton, ) When the narrator and his dog spotted the young sparrow on the ground, Tourniquets used a metaphor to describe the actions of the black-throated sparrow. “darting from the tree overhead, an old black-throated sparrow dropped like a stone right before his nose” (Glutton, ) While reading this poem I am drawn in and feel. Black Sparrow Press was founded in Los Angeles in by John and Barbara Martin, and run by them until The revered independent press is home to vital poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. Today, the imprint both celebrates its legendary longtime authors such as Lucia Berlin, Wanda Coleman, Charles Reznikoff, and Diane Wakoski, and introduces readers to important contemporary authors, such.

    Black-throated Sparrow. a. Desert Sparrow. Amphispiza Bilineata Deserticola. Range. - Southwestern United States from western Texas to southern California, and north to Colorado and Nevada; winters in Mexico. Like the last but paler above. An abundant bird among the foothills and on plains throughout its range. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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A sharply marked little bird of the arid zones. Black-throated Sparrows are very common in parts of the Southwest, even in some relatively barren flats of creosote bush where few other birds occur; loose winter flocks feed on the ground in open areas, making little tinkling callnotes.

In spring, males perch atop low bushes to sing their metallic notes and trills. The black-throated sparrow (Amphispiza bilineata) is a small American sparrow primarily found in the southwestern United States and is sometimes referred to as the desert sparrow, due to its preferred habitat of arid desert hillsides and name usually refers to the desert sparrow of Africa and Asia.

The black-throated sparrow reaches a length of about – inches (11 Class: Aves. Sparrow of the Sage. Although it's still relatively common is some areas, many Black-throated Sparrow populations have shown long-term declines due to habitat loss and degradation.

Between andthe species has undergone a cumulative decline of 54 percent across its range, according to the North American Breeding Bird Survey.

Black-throated Sparrow: Medium sparrow, gray-brown upperparts, white underparts, black bib. Head has dark gray cap and sharply contrasting white eyebrow and cheek stripe. Bill is black. Long, round-tipped tail is edged with white.

Legs and feet are gray. Forages on the ground and in low vegetation. The Black-throated Sparrow is a small, gray sparrow that has a distinctive black throat, with a bold white stripe above its eye and another down its cheek.

Adults are not streaked. The black tail is outlined in white except at the tips of the middle tail feathers. The Sparrow () is the first novel by author Mary Doria won the Arthur C.

Clarke Award, James Tiptree, Jr. Award, Kurd-Laßwitz-Preis and the British Science Fiction Association was followed by a sequel, Children of God, in The title refers to Gospel of Matthew –31, which relates that not even a sparrow falls to the earth without God's knowledge thereof.

Evidence that not all sparrows are dull, Black-throated Sparrow is a sharp-dressed denizen of open, shrubby desert. Gray-brown overall with distinctive black-and-white face pattern, dark tail with white corners.

Streakier juvenile shows a hint of adult's face pattern, especially white eyebrow. Typically found on or near the ground in pairs or small flocks.

1 Status and Occurrence of the Black-throated Sparrow (Amphispiza bilineata) in British Columbia. By Rick Toochin. Introduction and Distribution The Black-throated Sparrow (Amphispiza bilineata) is a desert species that is found breeding in arid environments from localized areas of central Washington State, south-central Oregon to.

The Black-throated Sparrow breeds from south-central Washington south through eastern Oregon and southwestern Idaho, Nevada, Utah, southeastern California, Arizona, and New Mexico (Sibley ).

In Montana, this species has a few spring and summer records (Montana Bird Distribution Committee ). Little is known about breeding status of the Black-throated Sparrow (Amphispiza bilineata in Idaho.

The check-list of North American Birds (A.O.U.fifth ed.) lists northern Nevada, northern Utah, and southwestern Wyoming as the northern limit for breeding Black-throated Sparrow. Burleigh (, Birds of Idaho, Caxton Printers, Caldwell, Idaho, p. ) cites the collection of an immature.

Black-throated Sparrow breeding before or during the atlas period was a single singing male in a patch of native needlegrass on the south slope of Poser Mountain (P18) 18 Junenot relocated six days later (K.

Winter). In the record dry year ofhowever, two appeared in burned chaparral just east of Buckman Springs (R22). The Black-throated Sparrow has a strong light and dark facial pattern, more extensive black on throat.

Nesting The Black-chinned Sparrow’s nest is a cup of weeds. A small, long-tailed bird of arid southwestern hills, the Black-chinned Sparrow is quite localized and sometimes overlooked. It often nests on steep hillsides covered with dense low scrub, areas that tend to be ignored by birders.

In winter it may occur in small flocks, foraging inconspicuously on the ground in brushy areas, sometimes associating with Chipping or Brewer's sparrows. The Status and Distribution of Birds in Missouri. University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute, Lawrence, Kansas, USA.

Rosche, R.C. Notes on the distribution of some summer birds in Nebraska. NBR Black-throated Sparrow. Black-throated Sparrow #11 shown above.

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Burleigh and G. Lowery () say: We found the desert sparrow to be a common bird here throughout the larger part of the year, occurring both in the open desert and in the canyons to an altitude of approximately 6, feet. Here a Black-throated Sparrow sings from a thorn scrub.

[song of Black-throated Sparrow] Now, a Cactus Wren announces itself atop a barrel cactus. [Cactus Wren song] And neither will be flying miles every day to the nearest source of water. - Create a picture book of the Black Throated Sparrow with pages. The pictures can be found on the internet or can be hand drawn.

Include sentences per. Taxobox name = Black-throated Sparrow status = LC | status_system = IUCN regnum = Animal ia phylum. CONSERVATION STATUS. The Black-throated Sparrow is a small bird with a breeding range of 2, square kilometers.

It breeds in a variety of arid habitats from eastern Washington south to Arizona and Texas, and in northern and central Mexico. Northern populations may migrate short distances to the desert regions of the southern United States. The Black-throated Sparrow is one of the most attractive sparrow species seen in the southwestern regions of the US.

This bird prefers a hot dry climate and is quite comfortable living in the desert scrublands and grasslands. It is a rather easy bird to observe and easy to approach.The White-throated Sparrow is abundant, but like many birds—including Bobolink, Long-billed Curlew, and Cerulean Warbler—it declined over most of its range between andaccording to the North American Breeding Bird Survey.Statewide Status: S:N IBRC Review Species (Panhandle, Winter- East, West, Winter and Summer- Central) Excerpts From The Book Submit a Latilong Change Latilong Distribution Maps Species Maps Waterfowl Emperor Goose Cassin’s Sparrow Grasshopper Sparrow Black-throated Sparrow Lark Sparrow Lark Bunting Chipping Sparrow Clay-colored.