Utah Bird Profile
  Grasshopper Sparrow - Ammodramus savannarum

Name Roots: (Gr. ammos, "sand"; dramein, "to run" - L. savannarum, "of the meadows")

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characteristic behaviors:
Nests on the ground in a cup nest. This species is an uncommon cowbird host. This species is an omnivore: ground forager.
Habitat: Breeds in Utah in grassland habitat.
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Sightings in Utah

(Updated Mar 2004)


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