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Monarch caterpillar

Warblers By Number—Bird Silhouettes

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This activity is just one part of the Young Explorers page featured in the Spring 2017 issue of Explore.

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In addition to size and colors, birders learn to identify a variety of birds by using silhouette shape, behavior, flight pattern, and the type of habitat the bird is found in.

Use this “cheat sheet” to help you quickly distinguish between different groups of birds in the field!

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Bird silhouettes ID cheat sheet