Acadian Flycatcher | The Cove Forest

Acadian Flycatcher bird
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(Empidonax virescens)

This flycatcher prefers deciduous forests that are associated with relatively moist habitats such as those found along rivers. High affinity for sites with high shrub densities. Primarily feeds on insects that are caught in the midair. Also snatches insects off of leaves while hovering.