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The Harris’s Sparrow is North America’s largest sparrow. It has a chunky body with a barrel-shaped chest that makes its head look a bit small. Males and females have a similar appearance with streaky brown and black plumage, grey or brown cheeks, a white belly, and a pink bill. Breeding adults have a distinctive black bib, face and crown. The Harris's Sparrow's song is a simple whistle of 1 to 3 evenly spaced notes of the same pitch.
Weight: 26.2 to 48.8 g (0.9 to 1.7 oz). Length: 17 to 20 cm (6.7 to 7.9 in).
Report Harris’s Sparrow sightings to ebird.org or NWT_NUChecklist.TNO_NUReleve@canada.ca