A look at songbird populations. Long Point Provincial Park attracts songbirds.
John McCracken of the Long Point bird observatory talks about all these species
spotted there. Ornithologist Sidney Gauthreaux monitors migration in High
Island, Texas. Bob Currie and
Kathleen Gardner participate in a songbird census. Dan Welsh of the Canadian
Wildlife Service is directing a study of the boreal songbirds, and Chris
Spitz counts birds for him. In Illinois, Jeff Hoover examines nests. Scott
Robinson of the Illinois Natural History Survey talks about songbird
vulnerability to cowbird hijackings.