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The wait for warblers appears to be over

Despite difficult conditions, a small number of migrants continue to reach our region.

Last week I struggled to see a handful of warblers and this week we are now seeing most of the first arrivals including… 723 more words

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Birding Maine - Northern Parulas End the Morning

Continued from Trying to Spot an Ovenbird.

The prime time for birding had passed, but that didn’t mean we were done for the morning. Passing a low tree just beside the office building, we heard a strange buzzing. 100 more words


Birding at Strandfontein Sewage Works

Yesterday a group of Hermanus Bird Club members went birding at Strandfontein.  Despite a chilly wind, we were not disappointed and managed to record 71 species.   78 more words


WC Is Chasing Birds

It’s a rainforest, after all. But even by rainforest standards, there’s a lot of rain. Even the Bald Eagles look pissed off.

The shorebirds, especially the sandpipers are moving through the east side of Prince William Sound. 42 more words


Blue Jay Migration

Did you know that the blue jay migration patterns still remain a mystery. Some blue jays remain present during the winter months, while others migrate south. 55 more words