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Switching Diets: Worm-hunting Zones
More robins have been switching from their winter diet of berries to their spring diet of worms. Rain and snowmelt soften the soil for earthworms to emerge. Watch how robins search in places where snow has recently melted. These are favorite hunting zones during migration as robins transition their diet.

Robin hunts for worms in a snow-melt area.

Photo: A. Nofz

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