Photo Credits: Tom Keorner

Photo Credits: Tom Keorner

Marsh Wren (Cistothorus palustris)

STATUS: Native, Migratory, Least Concern

DESCRIPTION: They weigh 0.3-0.5 oz. and are 3.9-5.5 in. long.

HABITAT: Marsh Wrens live in marshes with reeds.

DIET: Their diet consists of insects, arachnids, and other invertebrates.

NOTES: Marsh Wrens make a high pitched trilling noise. They are protected on the US Migratory Bird list.

FREQUENCY: Rare