Common Yellowthroats nest in the marsh and we do catch a dozen or so returning in the spring. The miles these birds travel is amazing to me!
Top 10 Species were:
Myrtle (Yellow-rumped) Warbler - 174
Western Palm Warbler - 50
White-throated Sparrow - 17
Ruby-crowned Kinglet - 7
Nashville Warbler - 3
Yellow Warbler - 3
Common Yellowthroat - 3
Northern Waterthrush - 3
Gray Catbird - 3
Northern Cardinal - 3
One of our recaptures was a Worm-eating Warbler caught yesterday.
A pair of Blue-gray Gnatcatchers The male has the black line (supercilium) above the eye.
Spring is such a fascinating time of year!