Examine the unusual colorations that have earned this bird the nickname Fire Throat. The Blackburnian Warbler, usually smaller than a sparrow, has black and white feathers with hot orange stripes on his head and throat.
This bird is subject to the Migratory Bird Treaty Act and remains under the stewardship of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. It can be borrowed for wildlife conservation, ecology, biology, scientific, or educational purposes. There may be limits on other, non-educational uses. Please contact us if you have any questions.