Red-faced Warbler: Medium-sized warbler with gray upperparts, white nape and rump, and paler gray underparts. Dark grey legs and feet. With its quiet calls and dense coniferous forest habitat, this nuthatch may be overlooked until it wanders down a tree toward the ground. Head brown-grey with white eye ring, orange-red throat, and grey on sides of upper breast. Tennessee warbler. Townsend's warbler. Head, neck, and underparts are vibrant yellow and the undertail coverts are white. Several rare or unusual species are known to nest here, and many other species are abundant during the spring and fall migration seasons. It often shows little fear of humans, and may come very close to a person standing quietly in a conifer grove. This is a characteristic warbler of spruce forest in eastern Canada in summer. Rest of upperparts are plain brown. Steppe Warbler: Small warbler, brown-streaked, olive-green upperparts along with reddish-brown streaking, bright yellow underparts with dark streaks on sides. Blackburnian warbler. Red-breasted Flycatcher: Small, warbler-sized flycatcher. Worm-eating warbler. Rose-breasted Grosbeak: Large finch, black head, back, bright red breast, and white rump, sides, belly. This species forages rather slowly compared to most warblers, moving deliberately among the branches. Once called the Golden Swamp Warbler. Wrentit. Prothonotary Warbler: Medium-sized warbler with olive-green back and blue-gray wings and tail. Magnolia Warbler Missouri is also equidistant from the Canadian border and the Gulf coast, so that we have such nesting birds as Swainson’s Warbler and Painted Bunting in the southernmost counties, and Mississippi Kite more widely, while winter visitors like Northern Shrike, Rough-legged Hawk, and Glaucous Gull are regular in the more northerly parts. Bill, legs and feet are black. Underparts white and pale brown. Virginia's warbler. Its numbers vary from year to year, and are likely to increase quickly during population explosions of the spruce budworm or other forest pests. Eats mostly spiders and insects which it finds in tree branches. Swainson's warbler. Other warblers. The crown and ear patches are black. The Bay-breasted Warbler (Setophaga castanea) is a small species of songbird in the New World warbler family, Parulidae.It is one of thirty-four species in the diverse genus Setophaga. Like all songbirds, or passerines, the species is classified in the order Passeriformes. Wilson's warbler. Birds at Big Morongo Canyon Preserve and adjacent Covington Park. Red-faced warbler. Forehead, throat, and upper breast are bright red. Bay-breasted warbler (song) song. The wings are black with white patches above and red, white, black below. Black-and-white warbler. Tail dark brown and black with white base. 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