Tracking American Robins

Explore the robin’s annual cycle year-round, watch for Robins in the fall and winter. In February, help us to help track spring migration.

The return of robins is a favorite sign of spring in northern regions. You can track migration from the southern states to the Arctic, where robins don’t usually arrive until May. Use the spring checklist to discover what to watch for this spring—wintering robins, first robins, waves of robins, first earthworms, and nesting behavior. 

  • Fall: Monthly News Updates: August - December 2020
  • Spring: Bi-Monthly Updates February - May 2021

Migration News Fall 2020

Watch the season’s story unfold.