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LARK SPARROWS are at two locations in Escambia Co., both in the Pensacola Beach area.  One has been present at Ft. Pickens since 8 December which I saw today.  It is associating with a mixed flock of about 50 - 60 sparrows, mostly Chipping, White-crowned and Song, inside the main fort. Walk into the main fort (where the bookstore is located), proceed to the south end and take the sidewalk which runs along the outer wall. Bear left, or to the SW, the sidewalk goes into an open area with brush on a steep slope (Battery Pensacola). The birds have been feeding there for over two weeks. 
   The other Lark is located at Villa Sabine, on the road to Ft. Pickens, at Pensacola Beach, in the 200 block of Sabine Dr. It was found on 20 Dec.
   A CLAY-COLORED SPARROW has been present at Ft. Pickens since 4 December. I saw it today. From the main fort continue west down the main road which loops around and starts back toward Pensacola Beach. As the road turns toward the east, there is a parking area just to the west of the westernmost fort on the south side of the road. Go to the wooden ramp that goes up to the concrete wall, walk about 10 yds to the east and look for the bird. It ranges within about 50 yds in that area, mostly on the ground or in the brush below the wall.  Bob Duncan

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