This bird's name gives you a good clue as to where they like to spend their time. The Swamp Sparrow, a darker shade of red compared to most other sparrows, resides in fresh marshes with tussocks, bushes or cattails around the United States.
This bird is subject to the Migratory Bird Treaty Act and remains under the stewardship of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. It can be borrowed for wildlife conservation, ecology, biology, scientific, or educational purposes. There may be limits on other, non-educational uses. Please contact us if you have any questions.