Palm Warbler – 5/7/23

Observer: Paul Lauenstein

Observation Date: 5/7/23

Observation Time: 8:00 a.m.

Observation Location: Moose Hill Audubon Wildlife Sanctuary

Common Name: Palm Warbler

Scientific Name: Setophaga palmarum

Comments: Palm warblers pass through Sharon in late April and early May on their northward migration. They sometimes mingle with other species of warblers. This one was in the company of a northern parula warbler and a black-and-white warbler.

You can monitor the bird migration in spring by keeping an eye on the live radar map at:

An app called Merlin is very helpful for finding out what species of birds are singing nearby.

More Information: All About Birds