Florida Grasshopper Sparrow
The Florida grasshopper sparrow (Ammodramus savannarum floridanus) is a little-known, nonmigratory sparrow found in the south-central prairie region of Florida. Because of its restricted distribution, loss of habitat, and population decline, the species is currently listed as endangered.
Learn more about the Florida grasshopper sparrow, including
information on appearance, reproduction, and habitat.
View published work of research projects on the Florida grasshopper sparrow.
View images of the Florida grasshopper sparrow.
Songs of the Florida grasshopper sparrow
FWC researchers and land managers are concerned about a decline in the number of this endangered bird.
Learn how FWRI researchers are studying the sparrow with the goal of reversing its decline.