Robins, Robins, Everywhere!
You may have noticed that there are literally thousands of American Robins traveling through our area this winter! They’re everywhere – flying in large flocks overhead, feeding on lawns and park grounds by the hundreds, and filling the tops of trees foraging for berries. I love hearing their cheerful voices throughout the day. We’re experiencing a migration event known as an irruption, when a species that is normally a short-distance migrant suddenly surges southward one year