Spring Bird Migration in Central Illinois


A sure sign of spring are the birds returning to central Illinois.  You can hear the birds bright and early each morning chirping away.

Here with more on the spring bird migration in Critters Uncaged, U of I Wildlife Medical Clinic Dr. Samantha Sander.

Golden crowned kinglet

Broad winged hawk

Ruby throated hummingbird
     Ruby-throated Hummingbird | Audubon Field Guide
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Broad-winged Hawk | Audubon Field Guide

A small hawk, common in eastern woodlands in summer. Staying around the edges of forest, Broad-wings are often not very noticeable during the breeding season, but they form spectacular concentrations when they migrate. Almost all individuals leave North America in fall, in a mass exodus to Central.

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