Facts about the habitat, diet, feeding behavior, nesting, and migration of this bird. Includes photos, range map and sounds. (From Audubon Field Guide)
Description, habitat, behavior, diet, and nesting. Includes photos and range map. (From BirdWeb)
Description, voice, habitat, behavior, reproduction, threats, and status. (From Oiseaux-birds.com)
By Kelly Azar [CC ND 2.0]
(Image credit: USGS)
Range in New England
In New England, the Lincoln's Sparrow breeds primarily in northern Maine, northeastern Vermont, and northern New Hampshire.
This bird is seen in migration throughout the region.
The Lincoln's Sparrow winters mainly in the southern United States, Mexico, and parts of Central America.
In New England, there have been rare winter sightings of this bird - mostly in the southern portion of the region and along the coast.
Winter Map from eBird
Sightings of the Lincoln's Sparrow from Dec-Feb over the past 10 years (2009-2019)
Christmas Bird Count Map
Historical CBC Map from USGS