Photo Credits: Andy Reago & Chrissy McClarren

Photo Credits: Andy Reago & Chrissy McClarren

Blue-headed Vireo (Vireo solitarius)

STATUS: Native, Migratory, Least Concern

DESCRIPTION: They have a wingspan of 7.9-9.4 in. and weigh 0.5-0.6 oz.

HABITAT: Blue-headed Vireos live mostly in mixed forests.

DIET: Their diet consists of insects, berries, and fruits

NOTE: Blue-headed Vireos’ call sounds like maracas being shaken. They are protected on the US Migratory Bird list.  

FREQUENCY: Uncommon