Golden-crowned Sparrow
(Zonotrichia atricapilla)
Photographed at the Palo Alto Baylands, Palo Alto, California, by Jim Rosso

Spring plumage

Notice the Fish and Wildlife band on its right leg.

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Golden-crowned Sparrow

Other members of the genus Zonotrichia:
White-throated Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow

golden-crowned sparrow