Date: 10/20/19 11:54 am From: Judith Huf <judith_huf...> Subject: [wisb] Re: MKE - Warnimont Park - Carolina Wren - images
I stopped by there this morning and heard the Carolina Wren singing, but it had no interest in being photographed. Did see the Yellow-rumped Warblers drinking sap from a big grape vine and got a few photos. Very interesting behavior.
Judith Huf Milwaukee
> On Oct 19, 2019, at 9:15 PM, Jeremy Meyer <jmeyer4044...> wrote: > > Good evening, > Today Lorri and I checked Warnimont Park for fall migrants. We went to the > area behind the archery range, just north of the parking lot. We walked in > a little and there were a bunch of birds moving about. After watching the > them, come to find out, a handful of Yellow-rumped Warblers and several > Ruby-crowned Kinglets, were drinking sap from a couple of large vines. The > vines were dark black and dripping with some sort of sap, apparently > appealing to those birds. While watching those birds feed on the vines, a > Carolina Wren started singing. We were able to get pretty good views it. > The wren has been around for at least two months now. We also had 2 > Orange-crowned Warblers, one of those being the gray-headed sub species and > a late, beautiful male Nashville Warbler. I also thought I heard a Northern > Waterthrush, but I couldn't find it and it stopped scolding me. There were > also a few Hermit Thrushes foraging around. I have images of the Carolina > Wren at the link below. Have a great night! > > http://www.jmeyerphotography.net/carolina-wren-at-warnimont-park-10-19-2019/ > > Jeremy Meyer > Franklin, Milwaukee > http://www.jmeyerphotography.net/ > > > #################### > You received this email because you are subscribed to the Wisconsin Birding Network (Wisbirdn). > To UNSUBSCRIBE or SUBSCRIBE, use the Wisbirdn web interface at: http://www.freelists.org/list/wisbirdn > To set DIGEST or VACATION modes, use the Wisbirdn web interface at: http://www.freelists.org/list/wisbirdn > Visit Wisbirdn ARCHIVES at: http://www.freelists.org/archives/wisbirdn > >