We have had 1 Cowbird with 8 Redwings both Saturday and Sunday. The
Redwings have been here for over a month. This is our first Cowbird in
January since we moved to Milton in 03'.
22 inches of snow on the ground.
Maeve Kim wrote:
> Saturday, there were three brown-headed cowbirds at my feeders.
> Yesterday, there were 15.
> This is only the fifth time I've seen cowbirds in January since I
> started keeping records back in 1978, and the other times have been
> one or two birds. Does anyone have any ideas about what's going on?
> Did yesterday's flock decide to winter over rather than migrating? Or
> are they migrating now from further north and got stuck here by the
> Maeve Kim
> Jericho Center