Canada Warbler Identification

Adult Description

  • Small songbird.
  • Throat, chest, and belly yellow.
  • Back dark gray.
  • Necklace of dark streaks across chest.
  • Undertail white.
  • White eyering.
  • Yellow line in front of eyes.
  • No wingbars or tail spots.

Immature Description

Immature similar to adult, but duller and with less distinct breast streaking and facial pattern.
Relative Size

Relative Sizesparrow or smallersparrow-sized or smaller
Measurements
  • Both Sexes
    • Length: 4.7-5.9 in (12-15 cm)
    • Weight: 0.3-0.5 oz (9-13 g)
    • Wingspan: 6.7-8.7 in (17-22 cm)