Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos)
STATUS: Native, Migratory, Least Concern
DESCRIPTION: They weigh 1.6-2 oz. and have a wingspan of 12.2-13.8 in.
HABITAT: Northern Mockingbirds live in open areas with dense undergrowth such as thickets, brush, and also in urban areas such as neighborhoods and parks.
DIET: Their diet includes insects, berries, and fruit.
NOTES: Northern Mockingbird are named for their ability to mimic other birds’ songs. They are protected on the US Migratory Bird list.