Forecast and Analysis

Regional Migration Analysis: 16-23 May 2014

Andrew Farnsworth The Cornell Lab May 23, 2014

Continental Summary

Species on the move included Least Sandpiper, White-rumped Sandpiper, Long-billed Dowitcher, Alder Flycatcher, Willow Flycatcher, Swainson’s Thrush, Tennessee Warbler, Connecticut Warbler, Northern Waterthrush, Wilson’s Warbler, White-throated Sparrow, White-crowned Sparrow, Blue Grosbeak, and Bobolink.


Species on the move included Bufflehead, Willet, Least Sandpiper, Long-billed Dowitcher, Wilson’s Phalarope, Common Nighthawk, Western Wood-Pewee, Willow Flycatcher, Eastern Kingbird, Red-eyed Vireo, Gray Catbird, American Redstart, Blue Grosbeak, Bobolink, and Orchard Oriole.

Great Plains

Species on the move included Sora, Killdeer, Dunlin, Wilson’s Snipe, Least Tern, Black Tern, Common Nighthawk, Alder Flycatcher, Willow Flycatcher, Eastern Kingbird, Marsh Wren, Le Conte’s Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Bobolink, and Yellow-headed Blackbird.

Upper Midwest and Northeast

Species on the move included White-rumped Sandpiper, Black-billed Cuckoo, Common Nighthawk, Eastern Wood-Pewee, Yellow-bellied Flycatcher, Acadian Flycatcher, Alder Flycatcher, Willow Flycatcher, Great Crested Flycatcher, Red-eyed Vireo, Cedar Waxwing, Connecticut Warbler, Mourning Warbler, and Canada Warbler.

Gulf Coast and Southeast

Species on the move included Least Sandpiper, Black Tern, Yellow-bellied Flycatcher, Least Flycatcher, Brown-crested Flycatcher, Swainson’s Thrush, Long-billed Thrasher, Tennessee Warbler, American Redstart, Magnolia Warbler, Blackburnian Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Canada Warbler, Wilson’s Warbler, and Baltimore Oriole.