Warblers

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Kirtland's Warbler

075 Kirtland's Warbler

These rare and endangered warblers have very specific needs for breeding. They require jack pine forest found in parts of Michigan and Wisconsin although their population strong hold is in the Huron-Manistee National Forests of Michigan's southern Peninsula. They are seen along migration routes to their wintering site in the Caribbean but sightings are not frequent.

Myrtle

085A Yellow-rump Warbler (Myrtle)

Breeds in conifer forest of Canada and northern US states as well as mountainous areas further south. They are numerous and winter in large numbers in the south and southeast. There are two distinct populations with different common names, the Myrtle Warbler and the Audubon's Warbler(Below).

Audubon

085B Yellow-rump Warbler (Audubon's)

Breeds in conifer forests of Western United States. There are two distinct populations once classified as seperate species, the Myrtle Warbler (Above) and the Audubon's Warbler.

B/W

086 Black and White Warbler

A common breeder in a variety of forest habitats of east US and Canada. They are also common winter residents of Florida and Texas.

Parula

087 Northern Parula

Common resident of eastern woods where they find their specific needs. They like mature riparian woods, that is old growth along streams and rivers

Cape May

088 Cape May Warbler

Breeds in boreal forests of Canada but migrates through Eastern US.

Blackburnian

089 Blackburnian Warbler

Breeds in conifer forests of Canada and northeastern states down through the Appalachia Mountaints. A migrant through other parts of eastern US.

cerulean

090 Cerulean Warbler

Breeds in deciduous forest of northern United States and migrates south over the Gulf of Mexico and through Texas.

Yellow

091 Yellow Warbler

Very common and easy to find in almost all North America. In Southeast and Gulf states they will winter are less likely to be summer residents.

Prothonotary Warbler

092 Prothonotary Warbler

Breeding habitat is mature wooded swamps of the east and especially in the southeast, such as bald cypress or Tupelo.

Hooded warbler

093 Hooded Warbler

They nest in deciduous forests of the eastern US. More specifically they like woods open enough to have some degree of scrub understory. They winter and or migrate through Florida and Texas.

Common Yellow

094 Common Yellowthroat

Hence their name they are very common though out North America where ever their preferred habitat is found. That is the edges of marshes and wetlands. In Florida, Texas and around the Gulf shore their presence is more limited to wintering and migration.

Golden-cheeked

095 Golden-cheeked Warbler

Endangered and endemic to central Texas. Their specific habitat needs are juniper-oak mixed woods.

Chestnut-sided Warbler

096 Chestnut-sided Warbler

Summers in eastern Canada and into the northern states and Appalachia. They like young deciduous forests.

Golden-winged Warbler

097 Golden-winged Warbler

Not your typical backyard bird. A decreasing species of the Midwes to northeast temperate region. They depend on the natural regenerative growth after periodic fires and floods. Since such events are suppressed in our highly managed landscapes this type of transitory habitat is increasingly rare.

Townsend's Warbler

098 Towsend's Warbler

A common summer resident of the Northwestern forests from Oregon to Alaska.

American Redstart

099 American Redstart

Woodlands, primarily deciduous, of the midwest and east and north to many parts of East and West Canada. Not a likely summer resident of Florida, Texas or western states but migration flows through most all regions from points north.