[CT Birds] Westport Yard Migrants

Preston Lust prestonlust at yahoo.com
Sun May 8 08:13:43 EDT 2016

5/8/16, 4:20-6:20 AM -- Backyard, Westport

Southerly winds and oncoming precipitation made for significant nocturnal movement early this morning, with several warblers chipping as they flew over. I had 1 GREATER YELLOWLEGS, 1 VEERY, and 1 slightly late PALM WARBLER which gave a few chips and even sang. With sunrise came five more species of warblers. Also worth noting is that today brought relatively high numbers of white-throated sparrows. The effects of last night's movement are clear, with fall out-like conditions anticipated in parts of western Connecticut.

Preston Lust, Westport

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