Tiny and Mighty

golden crown in pines

This time of year I notice the little golden crowned kinglets hanging upside down in the  conifers and moving quickly from branch to branch. They are looking for insects and tree sap.   This tiny bird is  only 3.25 to 4.25 inches long with a wingspan of 6.5 to 7 inches and a weight of 5.3 to 5.8 grams. Continue reading