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      Found a baby bird or a sick or injured bird?   07/11/17

      Here is a short article with advice for what to do if you find a baby bird or one that appears to be sick or injured. Bird rescue article Please feel free to post here if you have questions or need more help.
Evie12

Is this a Yellow Warbler?

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I don't see a Yellow Warbler here.  I see streaking down the flanks, dark lores, a white wing patch, and white undertail coverts.  Perhaps Cape May or Baypoll?

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Thank you egosnell2002, Sean C. and The Bird Nuts! egosnell2002, I don't believe this is a double post since I think this is the only post I made of this. 

The Bird Nuts, interestingly I just looked at my photos from that day and immediately before I took the photo above, I saw a Cape May Warbler which was identified for me here: https://www.whatbird.com/forum/index.php?/topic/165813-another-warbler-id-please/

Unfortunately this is the only photo I have at this angle. In any case, thanks again!

 

 

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My impression is also not-Yellow. I see dark and white patches or bars on the wings and white vent area. Plus that eye doesn't look right to me; Yelows have a round dark eye, while this one seems to have some coloration that gives the eyes an almond shaped appearance.

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