Warner Park BIRD Team assesses arrival & departure dates, reproductive success, and population trends of Purple Martins at Warner Parks.
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Hummingbird Migration Research Report 2022
Hummingbird Migration Project Report for the 2022 season from our Warner Parks BIRD Team, including highlights from the banding table.
Q&A: The Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Our resident BIRD Program expert Laura Cook compiled some information and incredible facts about the Ruby-throated Hummingbird.
Bob’s Nature Note: Bobcats
Bobcats live all across the continent, but are not easy to find! Learn all about these elusive cats and how to identify them.
Warner Parks BIRD Banding: An Exciting Recapture!
News of a Pine Siskin recapture in Farwell, Michigan, 1.5 years after our Warner Parks BIRD team banded the bird in November 2020.
Hurry, Hurry Before the Hermit Thrushes Leave
Reflections on Hermit Thrushes by Tennessee State University Scholar and Warner Parks Agricultural Intern, Azia Tanks.
BIRD Program: Wintering Thrushes
In 2020, the BIRD Program received training and federal approval from the Bird Banding Laboratory to radio-tag five species of thrushes to help us better to understand if Warner Parks, close to an urban center and with intact forests, provides important habitat for birds.
Bob’s Nature Note: Eastern Bluebirds
You might have seen Eastern Bluebirds around Ridge Field in Edwin Warner Park… The Warner Park BIRD team operates approximately 50 bluebird boxes throughout the Warner Parks, with 3 within the ideal habitat that is Ridge Field in Edwin Warner Park.
BIRD Research Breaking News
First Foreign Detection: The Warner Park Nature Center Tracked Bird from Nashville to Costa Rica. Evidence indicates Nashville’s Warner Parks are an important habitat for migratory, wintering, and breeding birds.
Northern Saw-whet Owl Migration
On 03 November 2021, BIRD researchers captured and banded a young, male Northern Saw-whet Owl in Warner Parks.