Size: 5 1/2"
Male: Warm rusty-brown head and back with an orange yellow chest and belly. White throat and a prominent white eye stripe. Short stubby tail, often cocked upwards.
Female: Same as male.
Juvenile: Same as adult.
Nest: Female and male build cavity. Two broods per year, sometimes three.
Eggs: 4-6; white, sometimes pink or cream, with brown markings
Incubation: 12-14 days; female incubates
Fledging: 12-14 days; male and female feed young
Migration: The Carolina Wren can be found in St. Charles County year round.
Food: Insects, fruit, and a few seeds.