23 August 2018 – Mourning Warbler

There was more mourning for me this morning, as I found a nearly identical bird to the casualty from Tuesday: Hatch-year Mourning Warbler; indeterminate sex; fat = 3. Here is another youngster on its first journey from the boreal forest to perhaps Colombia or Ecuador, cut down in perfect health from a stupid window in the southwest alcove.

 

21 August 2018 – Mourning Warbler

I found a hatch-year Mourning Warbler of indeterminate sex at the southwest corner entrance to the Noble Research Center this morning.  Fat = a rotund 3.