Today’s Featured Bird Blog:
John C. Robinson’s Birding Blog – by John C. Robinson (online since February 2005) [Note: This blog has been inactive since December 19, 2006]Today’s Featured Bird Blog Entry (excerpt):
Preparing for the Fall Warbler Migration<< Previous . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Next >>
One of the many things I enjoyed about working in northern Minnesota and northern Wisconsin during the summer time was getting to see all the pretty warblers in bright plumage on the breeding grounds. The birds arrived in May, bred throughout June, and began to disperse in July to prepare for the migration southward. One could hear birds singing throughout May and June, but singing became less pronounced in July and by August, immature birds could be found moving about the breeding grounds.
[click here to read the rest of this entry, as originally posted by John C. Robinson on August 19, 2006]