Wekiva Container Bird Banding: Even More Rainfalls, Even More Migrants

An additional week of hefty rainfalls maintained us from the lake location once more. We did have some enjoyable birds along the method.

The river waters are method up. Standing water begins, as constantly, at Web 13 as well as functions its method down towards the lake. This sight is from Web 24 recalling towards Web 18.

Rotating to the left, the water in the Cypress marsh is approaching from the various other instructions.


Webs established, we continued. Our very first bird of the day was an adolescent Carolina Wren. 4 Wrens were recorded thoughout the day.

Carolina Wren

The Majority Of North Waterthrushes are located in August so it behaved to have one today.

Northern Waterthrush

Ovenbirds are all over the area this time around of year. We recorded 3 brand-new ones today.


Usual Yellowthroats have actually been instead sparce this period. This is just the 7th of the Session. Typically we have lots of them now.

Common Yellowthroat

We did capture our second Worm-eating Warbler for this Session. Constantly a wonderful discover.

Worm-eating Warbler

One would certainly assume our Cypress tree marsh would certainly be an ideal area for Prothonotary Warblers to reproduce, however they do turn up throughout movement, rather. Think we will certainly take this time around with them.

Prothonotary Warbler

A moving White-eyed Vireo was refined today. Utilized to be a whole lot even more of them this time around of year. Still, peak time will be upon us. See if we obtain even more.

White-eyed Vireo

Our schedule bird from in 2015 was a Veery however we had actually not recorded one this month previously. Begun to fret they would certainly be be about this year. Successive are the various other yeast infections right into October.



Loss is below. In Florida, that suggests … very little. Ought to be a little bit cozy still as well as ideally a little bit much more cooling wind occasionally. New bird varieties need to be relocating quickly.

Allows appreciate this weekend break. Cyclone Ian is forecasted to strike us mid-week. May suggest we do not return to Web 21 anytime quickly … or a number of the internet. Every person keep risk-free throughout completion of September!

Today’s Total amounts

Birds Processed New Regained Complete
Ovenbird 3 0 3
Carolina Wren 4 0 4
Prothonotary Warbler 1 0 1
Worm-eating Warbler 1 0 1
Usual Yellowthroat 1 0 1
North Waterthrush 1 0 1
Veery 1 0 1
White-eyed Vireo 1 0 1
North Cardinal 1 0 1
Overalls 14 0 14


KEEP IN MIND: Because of the brand-new CDC suggestions, if you are completely immunized you are not needed to put on masks, esp. at outside occasions such as ours. Obtain your shots as well as begin out. Or else, bring a mask. All existing participants at Lake Lotus are completely Vac’ ed.

Following (scheduled) Grouping Day: Sunday, September 25th.
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