Damoiseaux 2020: 21 bird species at risk from the Canadian and American public registry
Acadian Flycatcher, Empidonax virescens, Moucherolle vert ou d'Acadie
Laser-cut acrylic and archival pigment on Hahnemuhle Photo Rag, also available as a print. Technique: drawing and collage digitally combined, here the head is from a magazine cut out of Pedro Almodovar
9 3/4 x 14 7/8 inches; 24,7 x 37,7 cm
Status: Endangered, Canada, Special Concern, USA
Males on their breeding territories sing a short, explosive song from conspicuous perches. The biggest threat for this species is the loss of habitat and, especially, the fragmentation of deciduous forest habitat.