White-eyed Vireo
Vireo griseus

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Field Marks
  • White eye
  • Yellow spectacles and dusky lores
  • Two bold whitish wing bars
  • Gray-olive head and olive back
  • White underparts with yellow flanks


White-eyed Vireos prefer dense undergrowth and thickets, where they forage and build their nests.


Common summer resident is often heard before it is seen.  Is also common during spring and fall migration.