[CT Birds] White throated sparrows

Mark Szantyr birdinggeek at gmail.com
Sun Mar 25 20:30:17 EDT 2012


For the record, White-throated Sparrow does nest in Connecticut limitedly along the northern tier of the state.

Also, they can regularly be seen as migrants into early May.

Mark 

On Mar 25, 2012, at 7:35 PM, Arthur Shippee <ashippee at snet.net> wrote:

> 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
>> 
>> _______________________________________________
>> This list is provided by the Connecticut Ornithological Association (COA) for the discussion of birds and birding in Connecticut.
>> For subscription information visit http://lists.ctbirding.org/mailman/listinfo/ctbirds_lists.ctbirding.org
> 
> 
> _______________________________________________
> This list is provided by the Connecticut Ornithological Association (COA) for the discussion of birds and birding in Connecticut.
> For subscription information visit http://lists.ctbirding.org/mailman/listinfo/ctbirds_lists.ctbirding.org




More information about the CTBirds mailing list