American Robin Facts
- The average lifespan for the American robin is 6 years.
- The American robin makes an average of 180 trips a day when it builds its nest.
- Fruit is the main diet for American robins during winter.
- The American robin is called "Merle d' Amerique" in French.
- American robins can fly up to 30-36 miles per hour.
- Robins help control insect populations.
- Robins often nest in the same area, year after year.