Veery

(Catharus fuscescens)



Status: Migrant. Last recorded on site in 2021

The Patuxent web-site provides more general information about this species.
At this time of year, this species is unexpected on site.

A state threatened bird. It occurs as a migrant in the wooded areas of the lab. In 1988 a singing male remained in the "big woods" throughout May, but did not stay to nest. In 1992 another bird was seen regularly up until early June.