Canada Warbler Identification

The Four Keys to ID

  • Size & Shape

    Canada Warblers are small, well-proportioned birds with a straight, sharp bill. Compared to other warblers, they have a slightly longer tail with a fuller chest.

    Relative Size

    Larger than a Wilson's Warbler, smaller than a Red-eyed Vireo.

    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)