The American robin (Turdus migratorius) is a migratory songbird of the thrush
family. ... name derives from two Latin words: turdus, "thrush", and migratorius
from migrare "to go"...
Don't they all go south? ... All robins are not the same: The vast majority of robins
do move south in the winter. ... If some robins spend winter moving around
northern locations, how can we possibly track their migration? ... Robins
sometimes sing before and during migration, as they switch to spring migratory
Q. Do all robins migrate south? ... Q. How do robins prepare for winter? .... After
wandering during winter--and individual robins can go to entirely different places
Q. What do robins wintering in the north eat? ... and food energy, so females go
where they are sure of good food supplies in winter. Yes ... As nights grow cooler
during fall, northern birds start growing more down feathers close to their bodies.
Apr 10, 2013 ... If I go stand near the tree, the visiting robins will take wing. ... For a bird like a
robin that nests several times during the spring, summer and early fall, even a ...
Unlike most of our winter birds, robins do not apparently eat seeds.
Jan 2, 2014 ... I was at a park and saw about 100 robins sitting in trees with a foot of snow ... Do
most of the robins go to warmer areas during the winter?
Jan 12, 2014 ... And if you do feed robins in winter, chances are extremely good that .... I have
been feeding the robins during the winter in Pennsylvania for many years. ... This
Robin is the only one I've ever seen go to the bird feeder and get ...
They may migrate south between fall and winter, but not for the reasons you may
think. Sponsored Link ... Robins move in flocks, as do most birds. Flocking ...
Female adults go to the roosts only after they have finished nesting. ... During
winter many robins move to moist woods where berry-producing trees and
Feb 25, 2013 ... Not all robins that winter in Michigan, however, will stay to nest and ... are the
same: The vast majority of robins do move south in the winter.