Virginia Water Radio’s latest episode, for the week of September 5, 2016, is “When Fruits Wane, Cedar Waxwings Flash Their Colors Over Aquatic Insect Habitats.” The 3 min./28 sec. episode, available online http://www.virginiawaterradio.org/2016/09/episode-332-9-5-16-when-fruits-wane.html, introduces a colorful, active, fruit-eating bird that, in summer, turns to aquatic habitats and the insects there.
Cedar Waxwing in a sycamore tree at the National Conservation Training Center in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, August 2015. Photo by Michelle Smith, made available for public use by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s National Digital Library, online at http://digitalmedia.fws.gov, accessed 9-1-16.
Virginia Water Radio’s is a weekly broadcast/podcast produced by the Virginia Water Resources Research Center. The home page is http://www.virginiawaterradio.org. Have a listen or two!