Disappearance of birds after Hurricane Ike means silent autumn ...

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Blame Hurricane Ike . "We had red-winged blackbirds, sparrows, a bunch of migrating birds," recalled Ernest Stone, 75, leaning on his cane and surveying debris on the cratered moonscape that used to be the ...
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BigD9999

Mattoon, IL

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Oct 4, 2008
 
I live in Montgomery County, about 90 miles North of this area. My wife and I have been sort of surprised with all the Red Wing Black Birds we have now. Before we had a few but now there are a bunch.
Pelican

Hialeah, FL

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Oct 5, 2008
 
All the Birds are in Florida just look at my pickup truck!
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Warren, MI

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Oct 14, 2008
 
Got some very large flocks of red wings up here in MI. They are gathering and should be leaving in the next few weeks as the cold weather moves in. I hope your birds just moved to a different area until the vegetation recovers.

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