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Carolina Wren -
(Thryothorus ludovicianus)



  • Small songbird
  • Reddish brown above, unstreaked
         pale rown below
  • Long, curved bill
  • Bold white eyestripe
  • 5.5" (14 cm.)


  • Variety of brushy areas

Additional Information

  • Not migratory
  • A southern species, population is
         spreading north with mild winters
  • Some found nesting in southern
         Wisconsin, varies according to
         occurrences of harsh winter weather
  • Long ringing song with variations, often
         in triplets
  • Often forages on or near the ground

Carolina Wren on a snowy landscape

Carolina Wren on a branch viewed from below


The Kickapoo Reserve Management Board acknowledges that the state and federal lands that comprise the Reserve fall within the ancestral homelands of First Nations people including the Hooçak Nation. We recognize the sovereignty of the Hooçak and other First Nations and will work towards a shared future by continuing to create collaborative opportunities to protect and preserve these lands.

Kickapoo Valley Reserve | S3661 State Highway 131 | La Farge, Wisconsin 54639 
Phone: 608-625-2960 | FAX: 608-625-2962

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