Fall Migration Season 2011

Blackburnian Warbler

Big Bald Banding Station opened for the 2011 fall migration season on August 27. Over 300 birds were banded during the first week. Highlights include four Blackburnian Warblers, a Northern Parula, and a Sharp-shinned Hawk. Most numerous birds were Tennessee Warblers, Black-throated Blue Warblers, and Swainson’s Thrushes. Click here to view daily totals. Visitors and volunteers are always welcome. Please contact us for additional information.