Sunday, May 25, 2014:  111 new birds of 28 species; 16 recaps.  New species: Cedar Waxwing and American Woodcock.  Bird of the day is the American Redstart with 15.

Banded American Woodcock Photo by Ryan Kayhart

Banded American Woodcock
Photo by Ryan Kayhart

Today turned out to be beautiful day. By late morning it was warm and sunny.  A flock of 9 Cedar Waxwings and an American Woodcock were a special treat for our volunteers and many guests visiting the banding station.
First Cedar Waxwing of the Spring Photo by Ryan Kayhart

First Cedar Waxwing of the Spring
Photo by Ryan Kayhart

  Karen Velas arrived late Saturday night from California and joined us at the banding table bright and early Sunday morning!
Leanna Twohig