Donald J Kerr
30 Mar 1994
- 24.0 km SE of Tobermory; Brinkman's Sideroad
- 45.1333333 -81.4166667
- 210 meters
- Deciduous Forest
- MARANTZ PMD 222
- Telinga Pro II
- Telinga Parabola 54.7cm/15.5cm (21.5in/6.1in)
NOTES: (No. of Animals/Sex: 10 adults, males and females. Species Sound or Social Contact: Frequent, loose group. Behav. Context: nervous excitement/mostly calls. General Climate: Cyclic wet-dry. Gen. Habitat: in orchard between house and road. Cover Density: Open, sparse.) Tape counter 324-342.
These robins are early-arrival migrants who are finding a good food supply in the small orchard. They seemed rather excited and busy. The neighboring fields were 80% covered by snow.