Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas)
A common breeder in the Montreal area with preference for marshes and wetlands found within dense vegetation and shrubs. Winters in the South of the USA, Mexico and Caribbean Islands. The bird feeds on insects captured in dense vegetation or sometimes midair.
How To Identify
The yellow throat is a distinctive characteristic for this bird. Males have a black mask.
Where and When to Spot
I observed this species in more rural areas and parks.
Photos of this species with information about where, when the photo has been taken; camera, lens used and camera settings.
Monday, May 21, 2018
300.0 mm f/4.0
Focal Length 420mm
Shutter Speed 1/1250s
Parc de la Frayère
Saturday, June 10, 2017
TAMRON SP AF 150-600mm F5-6.3 VC USD A011N
Focal Length 600mm
Shutter Speed 1/640s