Monday May 19, 2014.  94 new bands of 28 species; 34 retraps.  Bird of the day was Magnolia Warbler with 17 banded.  Gray Catbird was second with 13 banded, and American Redstart third with 11 banded.

Treats of the day were an Orange-crowned and a Hooded Warbler, and Shirley’s gingerbread cake!   Another treat was having a Common Nighthawk roosting in plain view about 10 feet above net 13 all morning!

Roosting Common Nighthawk Photo by Ryan Kayhart

Roosting Common Nighthawk
Photo by Ryan Kayhart

Peggy Keller (co-BIC) and Betsy Brooks