Eats mostly spiders and insects which it finds in tree branches. Swainson's warbler. With its quiet calls and dense coniferous forest habitat, this nuthatch may be overlooked until it wanders down a tree toward the ground. Blackburnian warbler. Townsend's warbler. Underparts white and pale brown. Rest of upperparts are plain brown. Prothonotary Warbler: Medium-sized warbler with olive-green back and blue-gray wings and tail. Black-and-white warbler. Crown possesses a yellow-green cap, yellow face, and also sinister eye, cheek red stripes. Discovered in ache stands, mangroves and thick areas rather than plains. Forehead, throat, and upper breast are bright red. Worm-eating warbler. The crown and ear patches are black. The wings are black with white patches above and red, white, black below. It often shows little fear of humans, and may come very close to a person standing quietly in a conifer grove. Red-breasted Flycatcher: Small, warbler-sized flycatcher. Head, neck, and underparts are vibrant yellow and the undertail coverts are white. Red-faced warbler. Magnolia Warbler Blackpoll warbler. Virginia's warbler. Bill, legs and feet are black. Yellow-breasted … Gray tail is long and square tipped. American redstart. Rose-breasted Grosbeak: Large finch, black head, back, bright red breast, and white rump, sides, belly. Kevin Vance. Birds at Big Morongo Canyon Preserve and adjacent Covington Park. Head brown-grey with white eye ring, orange-red throat, and grey on sides of upper breast. Wilson's warbler. Bay-breasted Warbler - Dendroica castanea Cerulean Warbler - Dendroica cerulea Yellow-rumped Warbler - Dendroica coronata ... Red-breasted Nuthatch - Sitta canadensis White-breasted Nuthatch - Sitta carolinensis. Bay-breasted warbler (song) song. This species forages rather slowly compared to most warblers, moving deliberately among the branches. Tennessee warbler. Once called the Golden Swamp Warbler. Red-faced Warbler: Medium-sized warbler with gray upperparts, white nape and rump, and paler gray underparts. Missouri is also equidistant from the Canadian border and the Gulf coast, so that we have such nesting birds as Swainson’s Warbler and Painted Bunting in the southernmost counties, and Mississippi Kite more widely, while winter visitors like Northern Shrike, Rough-legged Hawk, and Glaucous Gull are regular in the more northerly parts. Other warblers. Long, slightly notched black tail with white patches. Family: Sturnidae -Starlings, Mynas, Oxpeckers European Starling - Sturnus vulgaris Tail dark brown and black with white base. The Bay-breasted Warbler (Setophaga castanea) is a small species of songbird in the New World warbler family, Parulidae.It is one of thirty-four species in the diverse genus Setophaga. Big Morongo Canyon Preserve is an internationally-recognized birding site. Wrentit. Dark grey legs and feet. 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