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    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Birds - House Wren

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Listen to the House Wren 185k wma file
 
These small, energetic birds can be found in open woodlands, low shrubs near forested edges and near the visitor center. Their song is loud and bubbly, and it rises in pitch. Wrens also can make a soft, chattering call that can resemble a rattlesnake. They can be observed during the summer months. First observed around early May.

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