Backyard Almanac: Win-sprin and woodcocks!

Apr 2, 2021

American woodcocks are also called "timberdoodles"
Credit Fyn Kynd/Flickr

Welcome to Win-sprin, that strange little time of year between the melting of the snow and the greening of the forest floor.

Highlights include:

The video of the woodcock's air dance was supplied to YouTube by Mass Audubon's Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary in Cummaquid, MA.