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Ornithologist Dr. David Aborn Spring 2015: Wednesdays, February 25 - May 6, 2015
Welcome!
Ornithologist Dr. David Aborn is back this spring to share the secrets of weather and migration. In his weekly Weather Forecasts for Migrating Songbirds, learn to read weather maps and predict when you will see songbirds traveling through YOUR locale.
Image: David Aborn
Prairie Warbler

March 25
"Migrants have been in a bit of a squeeze", notes Dr. Aborn in summarizing last week's weather. But the April pick up is coming!

 

Prairie Warbler by Laura Erickson

Indigo Bunting

March 18
See today's weather map and find out why Dr. Aborn predicts migrants will have to wait until the weekend for good flying weather.

 

Indigo Bunting by Laura Erickson

Northern Parula

March 11
"
I can attest first-hand that spring songbird migration is here!" declares Dr. David Aborn. See what the weather map holds this week for birdwatchers.

 

Northern Parula by Laura Erickson

March 4
The first migrants of 2015 have arrived! What will this week's weather bring for new spring migrants? Dr. Aborn guides us in making some predictions.

 

Male Ruby-throated Hummingbird by Laura Erickson

Tree Swallow

February 25
It is still too early for much movement, but the first signs of spring are appearing! Dr. Aborn invites you to get ready with this weather and migration tutorial.

 

Tree Swallow by Laura Erickson

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Image: Laura Erickson

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