Details of this species in Bermuda
Source: Dobson, 2002 in Varnham, 2006
Arrival Date: 1870 and 1874
Species Notes for this Location:
House sparrow was deliberately introduced in an unsuccessful attempt to control flies in towns. Sparrows are widespread in towns and countryside. Large flocks are found on farms (Dobson, 2002 in Varnham, 2006).
Management Notes for this Location:
Competition: Passer domesticus compete with native bluebirds (Sialia sialis) for nest sites (Dobson, 2003 in Varnham, 2006).
Last Modified: 17/06/2008 9:57:29 a.m.