This is a video about a juvenile female house sparrow bathing.
The video is by Gijs de Jonge from the Netherlands.
September 2013. During the last few decades, the population of House Sparrows has declined by roughly half, causing great alarm amongst both scientists and the general public. However, the latest data from the British Trust for Ornithology‘s (BTO) Garden BirdWatch, suggests that the decline is levelling off in our gardens: here.
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