Category Archives: Fall Migration 2007

Daily radar images used to detect bird migration over New Jersey. Visitors are encouraged to post comments and interpretation.

New arrivals overnight

Although northerly winds clearly dominated at higher altitudes, light southerly winds at the surface allowed for moderate to heavy migration over the region last night. Here’s the radar from sunset last night through 5:30am this morning. Frames are every 1/2 … Continue reading

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Birds over New Jersey

Migration over New Jersey is heavy tonight. Anyone hearing birds overhead? Good Birding David Like this:Like Loading…

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November Migration

It’s a tough call, whether to continue the radar migration posts through November. It can be a great month for large movements of the common winter species, or as Sam Galick pointed out yesterday on Jerseybirds, it represents the best … Continue reading

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Migration (website) season winding down

Well, my computer finally did bite the dust this morning, but I have to say I was lucky since it lasted through my presentation at the Florida Ornithological Society meeting on Saturday. I’ve now got a Mac, and I’m trying … Continue reading

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Big migration over Jersey

Here’s the radar…my plane is boarding, gotta run! Frames are every 1/2 hour for reflectivity and velocity, and every hour for the regional composite. Click on the thumbnail to view the full-sized animation. Good Birding David P.S. Come check out … Continue reading

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