House Wren

House Wren

Adult Description Size:  4.75” Plumage/Description:  Male and female plumage similar.  A fairly plain, non-descript bird—a pale brown/gray color over all with a darker rump and tail that is more rufous in color.  Barring visible on wings and tail. Habitat:  ...
Calliope Hummingbird

Calliope Hummingbird

Adult Description Size:  3.25” Plumage/Description:  Our smallest hummingbird in North America.  Males have an all green back, with mottled green flanks. The gorget (throat) area is streaked with a beautiful iridescent red color.  The coloration pattern on the throat...
Bushtit

Bushtit

Male Female Description Size:  4.5” Plumage/Description:  Males and females have similar plumage but can be distinguished by the color of their iris—males is dark, females’ is light colored.  Overall plumage color is a darker gray on top, and a paler gray (almost...
Broad-tailed Hummingbird

Broad-tailed Hummingbird

Male Female Description Size:  4” Plumage/Description:  Males have a green head and an all green back and a brilliant red throat along with a white breast, and green flanks.  The tail is a combination of Rufous, black, white and green feathers.  (Reference Sibley...
Black-throated Gray Warbler

Black-throated Gray Warbler

Adult Description Size:  5” Plumage/Description:  Bold black and white facial pattern with just a touch of yellow in the ‘lores’ area of the face, between the eye and beak.  Throat solid black, belly white, flanks have heavy black streaks on white.  Back and wings...