Carolina Chickadee
Poecile Carolinensis
 (L 4.75" WS 7.5" Wt 0.37 oz)
Santee NWR
Cuddo Unit
01May2011
Can mate with the Black-
capped Chickadee...hybrids can
sing song of either species.
Little darling of the snow,
Careless how the winds may blow,
Happy as a bird can be,
Singing, oh, so cheerily,
Chickadee-dee! Chickadee-dee!
(author unknown)