Daily Archives: 5/21/2013

More birds and heavy precipitation moved north into the Upper Midwest

More trans-Gulf migrants made landfall yesterday morning along the Texas and Louisiana coasts, while sunset triggered another night of moderate to heavy migration across the U.S. Migration was heaviest over the Northeast and New England as well as the Upper Midwest although heavy precipitation broke things up a bit across the latter region. Birds continued to push up the western half of the U.S. with the only exception being the Rockies where northerly flow precluded any major movement. Continue reading

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