are also often found in other places in North America. This Cactus Wren was photographed building a nest in a Cholla cactus at Red Rock Canyon, Arizona. Many Baja residents know these birds very well. Cactus Wrens are at home in the arid deserts of the south west as well as neighborhood gardens. We all enjoy watching the these birds as they poke and prod every little nook and cranny looking for insects and seeds.
Cactus Wrens are the largest our wrens and can survive completely without standing water. 8″