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#1 EyesOnTheSky

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Posted 25 March 2013 - 09:20 PM

Anyone else here using radar to track migration?

That is all.

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#2 cany

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Posted 25 March 2013 - 09:36 PM

I didn't even know that was possible:)

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#3 EyesOnTheSky

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Posted 25 March 2013 - 10:17 PM

Yep. Very interesting stuff. I usually check the Texas area every night. Here is the how to Faq

http://www.woodcreep...-migration-faq/

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#4 cany

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Posted 26 March 2013 - 12:05 AM

Wow. Who knew!

Life list: 351

24 to go

Most recent lifers: Red-eyed Vireo, Hooded Warbler, Gull-billed Tern, Palm Warbler, Lesser Nighthawk, Dusky-capped Flycatcher, Little Gull, Glaucous Gull, Thayer's Gull, Ancient Murrelet, Winter Wren 

 
This year's goal: Get life list to 375, see 315 different birds this year. 
 
Seen/heard: 288
To go: 27

 

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Posted 26 March 2013 - 12:17 PM

Ive heard of it, but never used it.

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Posted 28 March 2013 - 02:20 AM

I've read Derek Lovitch's chapter about it in his "How to be a Better Birder" book, and found it pretty overwhelming. I thought this recent blog post was little more beginner friendly:

http://fitzbewfitzbr...on-is-underway/


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