With small vegetation and well-spaced undergrowth or low trees, especially those with spines or thorns, Loggerhead Shrikes occupy open land. Agricultural areas, pastures, ancient orchards, riparian zones, desert scrublands, savannas, grasslands, golf courses, and cemeteries are frequent. With proximity to fence lines and utility poles, loggerhead shrikes are frequently seen along mowed roadsides.
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