Migrations slowed by weather

Migrating birds have been struggling north to our area in spite of inclement weather.

Recent arrivals at bird feeders include a cow bird at ours, and a ruby crown kinglet at the home of Bob Hayward in south London. We also have a white-throated sparrow, a pair of mourning doves, pairs of gold finches, the males in its bright yellow colours (now called alternate plumage), a pair of downy woodpeckers, three male and one female red-winged blackbirds and a pair of Carolina wrens.

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One Response to “Migrations slowed by weather”

  1. Syl Says:

    Our weather has slowed some of our migration, too. My hummers have not yet arrived.

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