May 15th was another odd one, and I’ll be glad when this pulse of window-killed migrants is passed. On … More
Here’s another weird one and another first for the project: Tennessee Warbler at the southwestern corner of the Noble Research … More
Haley Butler tipped me off to this Yellow-billed Cuckoo she found at the southeastern alcove of the Noble Research Center … More
Will Jessie alerted me to this SY male Indigo Bunting at the southwestern alcove. I left the bird in place … More
Today I found a SY Painted Bunting at the main north entrance and a Nashville Warbler at the northwestern alcove. … More
Found another SY male Indigo Bunting today at the main north entrance, plus the survey’s first Chipping Sparrow at the … More
A powerful cold front with rotating bands of heavy rain moved into the Plains this weekend, leaving Stillwater waterlogged with … More
Yesterday (Friday 4/21/17) dawned stormy after an equally stormy night. We picked up nearly 2 inches of rain (+ some … More
Surprisingly, the 277th casualty on this project was just the 4th Orange-crowned Warbler, which is a common migrant here in … More
This one was twofold odd – the bird was found in an odd spot and I’ve clearly overlooked it for … More
Mourning Dove remains remain, post-scavenge.
No new casualties today, but I noticed immediately that the Mourning Dove carcass had been removed. Closer inspection revealed it … More
Mourning Dove remains remain.
Mourning Dove still there.
Mourning Dove remains.
Mourning Dove remains.
Surveys after 20 March yielded no casualties on the 22nd, 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th, 30th, and 31st.
Spring kicked off today with the first collision victim of 2017: a trapped Northern Cardinal at the northeast alcove. … More
Surveys in March revealed no casualties on the 2nd, 3rd, 6th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, and 19th.
No casualties for February with surveys on the 3rd, 7th, 17th, 20th, and 28th.
Nothing yet, with checks on Jan. 10, 12, 16, 17, 19, 20, and 25.
On Sunday, Nov. 27, I found a Song Sparrow at the main north entrance: Subsequent checks in December (2nd, 5th, … More
Still a few days to go in November, but thankfully I’ve not found any more casualties on surveys Nov. 7, … More
The south portico was the scene for the sad demise of two HY Lincoln’s Sparrows this morning. One was fat … More
I received a message of a Carolina Chickadee dead at the southwestern alcove that was found late morning/early afternoon. This … More
It felt like a big flight overnight, with migrant flight calls every time I walked outside. At least one of … More
I found a trapped Grasshopper Sparrow at the main North entrance to the NRC today, and then a second dead … More
I shooed a Lincoln’s Sparrow from a corner at the southwestern alcove this morning. Again, it was in front of … More