Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Daily Update: Navarre Marsh Banding Station
Date: Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Pictured: Connecticut Warbler

- Number of Birds Banded: 197
- Number of Recaptures: 18
- Number of Species Banded: 22
- Top Five Species Banded: Blackpoll Warbler 77 (+5 recap), Myrtle Warbler 23, Swainson’s Thrush 22 (+4 recap), Tennessee Warbler 14, and Magnolia Warbler 13.

- Total Number of Species on Point Count: 20
- Total Number of Species Recorded: 52
- Total Number of Warbler Species Recorded: 15 (25 plus Brewster’s for fall)
- Total Number of Hours Station Operated: 6.5

Highlights: Connecticut Warbler, Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Cape May Warbler, Western Palm Warbler, Chestnut-sided Warbler, and Hermit Thrush

Notes: Increase in Blackpolls moving ahead of a front coming in today. Increase in Myrtle, Magnolia, Tennessee, and Cape May warblers as well.

Weather: Winds West-northwest. Temperature in the 70s.

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