Welcome to Spring 2011!


How's this week's weather for songbird migration?

Ornithologist David Aborn is back this spring to shares the secrets of weather and migration. Learn to read weather maps and predict when you will see songbirds traveling through YOUR locale. Enjoy Dr. Aborn's friendly Wednesday letters and latest weather maps each week during the migration season.

Dr. David Aborn


Dr. Aborn's 2011 Weather Forecasts for Migrating Songbirds
Weekly forecasts will be published on these dates:

Is Today a Good Day for Migration?
Look at today's weather map (scroll down to "Forecasts"). Find the high pressure systems and note the wind direction. Can you find any places where the weather looks good, from a migratory bird's point of view?