Field Notes

Dave Irons
7. by Dave Irons on July 16, 2010 at 08:23 am

When predators are present, particularly birds of prey, this species utters a very fast, high-pitched trill that serves as a general alarm to the flock and other small songbirds.

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Citation: Personal Experience. I observe this regularly, highly confident.

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