More Spring Migratory Birds Arrive: Midwest


Birders and enthusiasts of the Midwest are watching for the return of more of their favorite spring migratory birds. When should expect them and when you are likely to spot the?
May 1 – May 15

  • Blue Grosbeak

May 1 – May 30

  • Yellow-billed Cuckoo
  • Olive-side Flycatcher
  • Eastern Wood-Pewee
  • Warbling Vireo
  • Indigo Bunting
  • American Redstart
  • Canada Warbler
  • Wilson’s Warbler
  • Willow Flycatcher

May 1 – June 15

  • Common Nighthawk
  • Swainson’s Thrush

May 16 – May 30

  • Western Tanager

– Craig Curtis