A tiny Vesper Sparrow normally spends most of its time on the ground where it looks for insects and seeds to eat and where it makes its nest.

A tiny Vesper Sparrow normally spends most of its time on the ground where it looks for insects and seeds to eat and where it makes its nest. Image courtesy of Joe Mangiafico, Deepwater Canyons 2012 Expedition, NOAA-OER/BOEM.

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