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McCowns Longspur

McCown's Longspur perched on barbed wire.
McCown’s Longspur
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The picture of this McCown’s Longspur perched on barbed wire was photographed at the Hutton Lake National Wildlife Refuge in Laramie Wyoming. The McCown’s Longspur is found in shortgrass prairie and overgrazed pastures of the Great Plains.

Click on arrow above to hear the song of the McCown’s Longspur