What bird is this

by Larry
(Pikeville, Tn)


It is about 3 to 4 inches tall and still has the fine baby feathers on its body and long black and brown tail feathers. I have not touched it so can only see its' back.

Comments for What bird is this

Click here to add your own comments

Mar 27, 2013
Wren NEW
by: Austin TX

I agree that the tail feathers look like some form of wren.

Mar 27, 2013
Thanks NEW
by: Anonymous

Thanks for the responses. Got a better look at it and it is a Carolina Wren.

Mar 22, 2013
Wren NEW
by: Anonymous

Looks like a Carolina wren . They're known to perch on ledges like this.

Mar 22, 2013
Thanks NEW
by: Anonymous

Was thinking that it was a wren also, just did not know about that particular one. Finally got a good look but did not get a better pic, it is a Carolina Wren. Thanks for helping.

Mar 22, 2013
Wren NEW
by: Anonymous

It's a wren, such as a Carolina wren. But species depends on where you live. These like to perch under roofs on ledges.

Mar 20, 2013
baby hawk? NEW
by: Anonymous

sparrowhawk or kestrel perhaps?

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to What Is This Bird?.



Coming Soon

Recent Articles

  1. shore bird in Vermont

    Aug 21, 17 01:54 PM

    long legged and sleek, brown with a white spotted neck front and breast, larger than a robin... feeding at the edge of the pond. It flew to a tree branch

    Read More

  2. Please, please, please

    Aug 21, 17 01:54 PM

    I keep hearing this bird that I don't remember ever hearing before. I can never get a look at it, but it sounds like it's saying please, please, please....

    Read More

  3. Human

    Aug 15, 17 04:51 PM

    Long Island, New York, August, blue-bird sized, brown-grey body, white head, white beak.

    Read More