Monthly Archives: April 2016

Dipper Note 04.29.16

Peter reports 2 fledglings near the bridge being fed by both adults. Its possible there are more fledglings but for now we have confirmed two young out in the world. The female also spent  some time gathering moss for a … Continue reading

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Dipper Note 04.28.16

Bridge 3 nestlings have fledged. Lee French reported one of the fledglings just upstream of the bridge and saw no feeding activity at the nest box. Hope to hear soon about how many fledglings there are. We are anticipating that … Continue reading

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Dipper Note 04.26.16

Visited both nest sites today. At Hersey St. there appears to be 3 nestlings with one being visibly bigger. Only the female was seen feeding over a 45 minute period. Peter and Linda report a similar finding from their visit … Continue reading

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Dipper Note 04.21.16

John Muir born this day in 1838. The American Dipper was one of his favorite birds. I visited the Hersey St. nest this afternoon and saw a nestling poking its head out.  The nestling appeared quite advanced in its development. … Continue reading

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Dipper Note 04.17.16

this note from Barbara: April 11 -…. The pair at bridge 3 were busily feeding chicks and their method of getting to and from the nest was totally different than any I’ve seen before. There was no guano on any … Continue reading

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