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Blackpoll Warblers in Iceland
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Blackpoll Warbler Dendroica striata is one of the three most regular American wood-warblers (the others being Northern Parula and Yellow-rumped Warbler), with fourteen birds up to and including 2011. The first was found at the Westman Islands (in the south) in September 1972.

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  • Figure 1 shows the distribution of records in Iceland, the circles representing different numbers of birds and the blue triangles records at sea.
  • Figure 2 shows the weekly distribution of records. Red columns show the week of discovery and the yellow columns all observations after the first week (for birds that are seen more than one week).
    R = number of records & F = number of birds.
  • Figure 3 shows the annual distribution of records for the period mentioned.

    © Gunnlaugur Pétursson / Yann Kolbeinsson