Visit From a Black and White Warbler

Seen in M’Finda Kalunga Community Garden
From Cornell Lab of Ornithology: BASIC DESCRIPTION

One of the earliest-arriving migrant warblers, the Black-and-white Warbler’s thin, squeaky song is one of the first signs that spring birding has sprung. This crisply striped bundle of black and white feathers creeps along tree trunks and branches like a nimble nuthatch, probing the bark for insects with its slightly downcurved bill. Though you typically see these birds only in trees, they build their little cup-shaped nests in the leaf litter of forests across central and eastern North America.

Check out the website for its bird call.

 

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