Date: 6/1/18 2:24 pm
From: Barbara Volkle <barb620...>
Subject: Re: [MASSBIRD] an amazing day...
Wow!  The New York Times picked up the story -

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/31/science/warblers-canada-migration.html


Barbara Volkle

Northborough, MA
<barb620...>


On 5/29/2018 6:22 AM, Barbara Volkle wrote:
> Thanks to Ian Davies for sharing this amazing report.
>
> Barbara Volkle
> Northborough, MA
> <barb620...>
>
> *
>
> Ian Davies from facebook:
>
> Today was the greatest birding day of my life.
>
> I was fortunate to spend more than 9 hours watching a river of
> warblers pour past Tadoussac, Quebec. By the time the flight finally
> died down, we estimated that more than 721,000 individual warblers had
> flown past. This Bay-breasted is one of an estimated 144,324
> Bay-breasted Warblers today. Words cannot capture today's experience.
>
> Full list here: https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S46116491. I'll be
> adding some video and more photos in the coming days.
>
> https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S46116491
>

 
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