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Overview: The Annual Cycle of the Robin
January February March April May June
July August September October November December

February: Growing Restless
By February, the largest numbers of robins are in the south where they still find fruit. Increasing sunlight triggers an urge to return north. Robins are getting restless. Depending on available food and favorable weather, some flocks begin to journey north.

Image: B. Gross