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Red-eyed Vireo - (Vireo olivaceus) 



  • Small, drab songbird
  • Olive back, light below
  • Head has grey crown
  • White eyebrow with dark eyeline below
  • 6" (15 cm.)


  • Deciduous and mixed forest

Additional Information

  • Abundant migrant and summer resident
  • Very common nester in the Reserve forests
  • Prefers forest interior
  • In breeding season, male continues
         to sing into the afternoon

A close up of the red-eyed vireo

Red-eyed Vireo on branch with blue sky in the background


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

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