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Comparing Migrations Led by Ultralight Planes

2006 2008 2009 2010 2011
How Do the Years Compare?
Event
To Florida
Target date for departure
Actual date of departure
Number of birds at takeoff
Number of birds surviving fall migration
Date migration ends
Total days of fall migration

Number of actual flight days (progress made)

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Number of no-fly days (grounded or turned back)

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Total miles flown
Days on Wintering Grounds
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Number of birds before spring migration
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Number of birds surviving spring migration
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