American Yellow Warbler - Setophaga petechia
A small bird breeding in the Montreal area migrating South to Central America and North of South-America in Autumn. The American Yellow Warbler prefered habitat is vegetation along rivers. Eats mostly insects.
- American Yellow Warbler (en)
- Reinita amarilla (es)
- Paruline jaune (fr)
- Gold-Waldsänger (de)
How to Identify
All yellow with olive wings. Males have red stripes along the breast.
Where & When to Spot
I see them from May to August in all parks around Montreal. Usually up in the upper branches of leaf trees.