[CT Birds] White throated sparrows

Arthur Shippee ashippee at snet.net
Sun Mar 25 19:35:43 EDT 2012

Might some of these later ones be more southerly migrants passing through, and not the birds who have wintered with us?

Is this not a fairly regular feature, that late sightings of winter birds may be those who overwintered south of us?

On Mar 25, 2012, at 6:56 PM, Roy Harvey wrote:

> My own records have regular White-throated Sparrow sightings right up to mid-May, with one as late as 26 May, then nothing until 19 September and not regular until around 24 September.
> Roy Harvey
> Beacon Falls, CT
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