Interactive Expedition 2000
Final Project for Thor

The Study of Bird Habitats on the Mississippi River - Thor's research project was to determine where different species of birds nested along the Mississippi River. At 10 sites during the Expedition, Thor noted the species of birds and the number he saw. Check out his results below!

Birds from Site #1

American Robin - 6
Barred Owl - 1
Belted Kingfisher - 2
Blue Jay - 5
Brown-Headed Cowbird - 9
Canada Goose - 7
Crow - 1
Great Blue Heron - Very Common
Killdeer - 3
Mallard - 4
Northern Oriole - 1 Prothonotary Warbler - 2
Red-Winged Blackbird - 3
Rose Breasted Grosbeak - 1
Ruby Throated Humingbird - 1
Song Sparrow - 7
Tree Swallow - Very Common
Turkey Vulture - 5
Wood Duck - 6

Sites 2 & 3 Site 4 Site 5 & 6 Site 7 Site 8 Site 9 Site 10

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