Monday, March 22, 2010

Spring Birder Notes from Minnewashta way.

Birder Gary has been taking notes on the advance of Spring. Like the Norad "Santa tracker", Gary is a Hummingbird tracker. The Ruby Throated Hummingbirds have been making their advance from the South and Gary is ready with a hummingbird birdfeeders stocked with nectar. Gary recommends this site for others to monitor the little fellows:
Top right - Excelsior!

Other Gary observations:
March 12 - First Morning Dove
March 13 - Red Winged Black Bird
Red Winged
March 13 - First night crawler
March 14th - the obvious follow up to the first nightcrawler -the first Robin
March 15-16 - House Finch and Purple Finch


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