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    Hooded Warbler Life History


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    Conservation Low ConcernHooded Warbler are common and populations increased between 1966 and 2015, according to the North of American Breeding Survey. Partners in Flight estimates a global breeding population of 4.6 million with 100% breeding in the U.S., and 34% migrating through and wintering in Mexico. This species rates a 10 out of 20 on the Continental Concern Score. It is a U.S.-Canada Stewardship species. Hooded Warbler is not on the 2016 State of North America's Birds' Watch List.Back to top


    Chiver, Ioana, L. J. Ogden and B. J. Stutchbury. 2011. Hooded Warbler (Setophaga citrina), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (P. G. Rodewald, editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, New York, USA.

    Lutmerding, J. A. and A. S. Love. Longevity records of North American birds. Version 2015.2. Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, Bird Banding Laboratory 2015.

    Partners in Flight. 2017. Avian Conservation Assessment Database. 2017.

    Sauer, J. R., D. K. Niven, J. E. Hines, Jr. Ziolkowski, D. J., K. L. Pardieck, J. E. Fallon and W. A. Link. The North American breeding bird survey, results and analysis 1966-2015 (Version 2.07.2017). USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center 2017.

    Sibley, David Allen. 2014. The Sibley guide to birds, second edition. Alfred A Knopf, New York.

    Stephenson, Tom and Scott Whittle. 2013. The Warbler Guide: Princeton University Press.

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