[Tweeters] midwinter warbler
kristinstewart01 at comcast.net
Sat Jan 12 14:14:32 PST 2013
I too have had a single Yellow-rumped Warbler (Audubon's) off and on for
about 3 weeks. It is most drawn to the cylindrical seed cakes sold at Wild
Birds (as are almost all the birds in the yard). Those folks on a Black
Hills Audubon field trip watched another single Yellow-rumped Warbler
foraging on the edge of Capitol Lake this morning.
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[mailto:tweeters-bounces at mailman1.u.washington.edu] On Behalf Of Dennis
Sent: Saturday, January 12, 2013 11:18 AM
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Subject: [Tweeters] midwinter warbler
An (Audubon's) Yellow-rumped Warbler just appeared at one of our suet
feeders. We have Townsend's every winter, but I have seen Yellow-rumped only
once before coming to our suet, 1-2 birds from January to March 2011. I
think Yellow-rumps move around during the winter, looking for feeding
opportunities. It must be cold out there!
1724 NE 98 St.
Seattle, WA 98115
dennispaulson at comcast.net
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