- The effect of intraspecific egg destruction on the strength of Marsh Wren eggs. Picman, Jaroslav; Pribil, Stanislav // Auk (American Ornithologists Union);Jul96, Vol. 113 Issue 3, p599
Focuses on an experiment which test the hypothesis that egg-pecking behavior in Marsh Wrens (Cistothorus palustrius) represents a strong selected force that should favor adaptations. Factors which point to this; How the hypothesis was tested; Identification of factors responsible for greater...
- LUCKY SHOT. Runner, Jessica // Illinois Audubon;Summer2013, Issue 325, p11
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of getting a picture of a marsh wren that resulted to 30 or so frames which include the documentation of the classic wren stance.
- Miracle wren. DUNNE, PETE // Bird Watching;Aug2011, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p16
A personal narrative is presented in which the author discusses how a Marsh Wren bird survived the cold winters in New Jersey.
- from the editor. Hagner, Chuck // Bird Watching;Aug2011, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p6
An introduction to the journal is presented where the editor discusses various reports published within the issue, including one on bird Marsh Wren, one on methods to value birds and one on fine of dollar one imposed by a judge on the killing of the bird Whooping Crane.
- Marsh Wren Eats Small Fish. Ayers, Andrea J.; Armacost Jr., James W. // Wilson Journal of Ornithology;Sep2010, Vol. 122 Issue 3, p623
We report an observation of a Marsh Wren (Cistothorus palustris) eating a small fish. On 29 November 2008, a Marsh Wren was observed catching and consuming a small fish, probably a mosquitofish (Gambusia affinis), in a coastal marsh in Jefferson County, Texas. Marsh Wrens are known to eat...
- Looking for the Marsh Wren. Wenthe, William // Alabama Literary Review;Spring2005, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p89
The article presents the poem "Looking for the Marsh Wren," by William Wenthe. First Line: A cold front: the pond's surface shaved; Last Line: taut and small as a pearl?
- Marsh Wrenditions. Kroodsma, Donald E. // Natural History;Sep83, Vol. 92 Issue 9, p42
Discusses the singing behavior of marsh wren songbirds in the United States. Mechanism for the song learning of marsh wren; Singing style of the birds during mating and breeding seasons; Genetic factors affecting the difference in singing style of marsh wren located in the eastern and western U.S.
- Marsh Birds and Forest Friends. Love, Lisa // Skipping Stones;Oct-Dec2014, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p36
Photographs of several Marsh birds including Whooping crane, Marsh wren and Green-backed heron, are presented.
- ANTIPREDATION VALUE OF COLONIAL NESTING IN YELLOW-HEADED BLACKBIRDS. Picman, Jaroslav; Pribil, Stanislav; Isabelle, Andre // Auk (American Ornithologists Union);Apr2002, Vol. 119 Issue 2, p461
Presented a study that examined whether colonial nesting in yellow-headed blackbirds may represent an adaptation to reduce Marsh Wren predation. Ways to reduce Marsh Wren predation; Fitness costs associated with colonial nesting; Advantages of colonial nesting; Identification of predators.