Birds on the move in July: BirdCast

The Cornell Lab of Ornithology has just released a summary of migration forecasting for July through BirdCast. Yes, it is cool. Here’s a taste:

Chipping Sparrows are showing up in the Southeast:
Screen shot 2014-07-31 at 9.31.51 AM

That would seem to square with this radar image from 10:11 pm on July 29, lighting up with migrating birds across the Southeast and Gulf Coast:
Screen shot 2014-07-31 at 9.36.30 AM

Shorebirds, like Baird’s Sparrow through the Great Plains, are really on the move, too:
Screen shot 2014-07-31 at 9.34.04 AM

This entry was posted in animal behavior, birding, birds/nature, environment, life, Links, wildlife and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s