Eastern Meadowlark
Sturnella magna
(L 9.5" WS 14" Wt 3.2 oz)
Viera Wetlands
Permanent resident in most of its
range (but not Canada)...clear song
differs from Western species.
The child whispered, “God,
speak to me.”
And a meadowlark sang.
(Ravindra Kumar Karnani)
Merritt Island NWR
Has a striking black
chevron on its chest..