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I am seeing about 2/3 fewer Mississippi Kites, both near nests at home and at various sites in town, where they also nested.  My understanding is that the adults leave earlier than the first-year birds, and I’d say most adults have already taken off.

Welcome to autumn migration!

Ida Domazlicky
Cape Girardeau County

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