ALWAYS IN SEASON: Yellow-rumped warbler provides good introduction to the warblers
The yellow-rumped warbler is aptly named, but the rump is only one of five spots of yellow on this little bird. The others are at the top of the head, the throat and on either side of the breast.
Actually, these are more like splashes than spots, and they stand out brilliantly against the bird’s otherwise more subdued plumage.
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