Another slow day at the Chico, waiting on a northerly wind to bring in some more birds.
We did catch a late Yellow Warbler which is nice to see. There were still some flycatchers and a Cassin's Kingbird. Did not hear any Red-breasted Nuthatches out there today.
14 New Birds Banded
Wilson's Warbler- 4
Yellow Warbler- 1
Orange-crowned Warbler- 1
Dark-eyed Junco- 3
Western Tanager- 1
Lark Sparrow- 1
Gray Catbird- 1
American Robin- 2
Western Tanager banded 10 days ago- It has increased its fat and weight. :)
The Banding station will be open tomorrow from sunrise until @ 11:30 AM. We will be closed on Sunday and open back up on Monday. Have a good weekend!
Chico Basin Ranch Bird Bander
Bird Conservancy of the Rockies