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I'll go ahead and start our Fall Migration since we are right here. My bird feeders have really slowed down the past couple of weeks. The BOSS has really slowed big time, but it seems the peanuts and suet are still popular. I dont see hardly any finches at all, and it seems the blujays, northern cardinals, chickadees, and the titmouse, have taken over. The woopeckers have found food somewhere else too for the moment. Probably lots of nuts falling.

Our weather is still really summer hot. We have been in the 90's everyday, and the mid 70's at night time, so we are nearing records here. Supposed to be in the low 80's for our highs everyday. There seems to be no end in sight either, so I'm not sure how this is affecting the birds.

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House Finches have come to dominate my feeders in the last couple of weeks, with as many of those as most other species combined.  The first couple of Pine Warblers have shown up at the suet.  I'm seeing hummies that are different from the ones I've see all summer.  BH Nuthatches are back.  

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I dont know what happened to my House Finches. They were really plowing thru the BOSS like crazy. Now the level barely even moves. I cant remember when I filled it up last. The House Sparrows are eating a lot of suet right now, and the Blujays dominate the peanut feeder. Once we get a big cold front there will be all types of new birds around that I dont see all summer long. Looking forward to that. I have a lot of hummers that are visiting right now. The ones I had all left and the feeders were dead for about 3 days, then some newbies showed up and took over all the feeders. They are really active today too. Everytime I go look at the feeders I have a customer on at least one.

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Thanks for starting the Fall Migration topic.  My feeders have been almost dormant for a month with only a few of my resident tit mice, chickadees, cardinals, blue jays, house finches and crows stopping by for suet or water. Cold air is predicted to come in on Sunday night bringing some cooler temps and rain showers for the Southeast.  It hasn't rained at my house in 3 weeks.  The high today is supposed to be 96 degrees which will be a new record so we are all excited about getting this dry high pressure system out of here!   Look for the rose-breasted grosbeaks this month headed back to South America.  They go back much faster than during the Spring migration so you do not see many but I have seen them before headed back down.  The indigo buntings are headed back down this month too. I will be getting ready for some of the juncos and other northern birds that head down here for the winter.  Right now, I would just like to see Fall!  😓

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I went back and looked at the Fall Migration topic from last year and it looks like we had Juncos showing up during the 3rd week of October down here in the South.   That would be next week so something tells me that the birds are potentially going to be a little later this year than last year.  We will see.  We finally got out of the 90s.  Hummingbirds are still around some so I think we are are week or two behind compared to last year.   What do you think at your place?

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