[CT Birds] Cicada swarm year

Anthony Zemba ajzemba at gmail.com
Tue May 7 21:22:22 EDT 2013


Keep your eyes on the sky for Swallow-tailed Kites.  Not my theory but upon
checking records on swallow-tailed kite appearances in CT at the request of
a Yale FES student back in 2005, the sightings did, lo and behold,
correlate quite nicely with Cicada outbreaks.

Anthony Zemba
Durham, CT


On Tue, May 7, 2013 at 7:12 PM, Joanne Fasciolo <jo.fasciolo at icloud.com>wrote:

> I was wondering - this is the 13 year Cicada swarm year. How or would that
> affect birding and migration patterns?  Any info on that?
>
> Jo Fasciolo
> Norwalk
>
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