11 Mar Article in Le Tour – Recognizing Birds: Warblers
See my article in the spring 2022 version of Le Tour.
Hearing birds singing as they return to nest in spring is a thrill. Their voices suggest a lightness that contrasts with the cold, hardship of winter. Every spring I look forward to hearing the first warbler of the season.
Warblers, paruline in French, are a group of birds that are a particular joy to hear and see. They are often referred to as jewels; they are small, delicate and display brilliantly coloured plumage…