Pennsylvania Spring Migration
County City Approximate
Arrival Date
Approximate
Departure Date
Common Name Scientific Name
AlleghenyMcKeesportApril 23
Cerulean WarblerDendroica cerulea

May 20Palm WarblerDendroica palmarum
April 27
Tennessee WarblerVermivora peregrina
PittsburghApril 25
American RedstartSetophaga ruticilla
May 10
Cape May WarblerDendroica tigrina
February 29
Fox SparrowPasserella iliaca
April 22
Magnolia WarblerDendroica magnolia
SewickleyMarch 19
Chipping SparrowSpizella passerina
May 4
Lark SparrowChondestes grammacus
March 30
Louisiana WaterthrushSeiurus motacilla
WilkinsburgFebruary 26
Vesper SparrowPooecetes gramineus

June 5White-crowned SparrowZonotrichia leucophrys
BeaverBeaverApril 29
American RedstartSetophaga ruticilla
April 29
Bachman's SparrowAimophila aestivalis
April 22
Black-and-white WarblerMniotilta varia
April 30May 27Black-throated Green WarblerDendroica virens
May 4
Blackburnian WarblerDendroica fusca
May 3
Blue-winged WarblerVermivora pinus
May 5
Canada WarblerWilsonia canadensis
May 1
Cerulean WarblerDendroica cerulea
May 2
Chestnut-sided WarblerDendroica pensylvanica
March 19
Chipping SparrowSpizella passerina
May 4
Common YellowthroatGeothlypis trichas

May 10Dark-eyed JuncoJunco hyemalis
March 12
Field SparrowSpizella pusilla
April 30
Golden-winged WarblerVermivora chrysoptera
May 1
Kentucky WarblerOporornis formosus
May 6
Lincoln's SparrowMelospiza lincolnii
May 5
Magnolia WarblerDendroica magnolia
May 11
Mourning WarblerOporornis philadelphia
May 1
Nashville WarblerVermivora rubricapilla
April 30
Northern ParulaParula americana
April 28
OvenbirdSeiurus aurocapillus
May 9
Tennessee WarblerVermivora peregrina
May 7
White-crowned SparrowZonotrichia leucophrys
April 10
White-throated SparrowZonotrichia albicollis
May 15
Wilson's WarblerWilsonia pusilla
May 4
Worm-eating WarblerHelmitheros vermivorus
April 23
Yellow WarblerDendroica petechia
May 2
Yellow-breasted ChatIcteria virens
BlairAltoona
May 20Swamp SparrowMelospiza georgiana
BucksDoylestown
May 26Cape May WarblerDendroica tigrina
LanghorneFebruary 14
Red-winged BlackbirdAgelaius phoeniceus
ButlerJefferson CityMay 4
Blackpoll WarblerDendroica striata

May 20Nashville WarblerVermivora ruficapilla
CentreState College
May 22American Tree SparrowSpizella arborea

May 15Dark-eyed JuncoJunco hyemalis
March 15
Field SparrowSpizella pusilla
March 25April 15Fox SparrowPasserella iliaca
April 3
Grasshopper SparrowAmmodramus savannarum
April 20
Henslow's SparrowAmmodramus henslowii
March 22April 4Lapland LongspurCalcarius lapponicus
May 7
Lincoln's SparrowMelospiza lincolnii
April 26
Northern WaterthrushSeiurus noveboracensis
May 6
Salt Marsh Sharp-tailed SparrowAmmodramus caudacutus
March 17
Savannah SparrowPasserculus sandwichensis
March 19March 24Snow BuntingPlectrophenax nivalis
April 15
Swamp SparrowMelospiza georgiana

May 25White-crowned SparrowZonotrichia leucophrys
April 24
White-throated SparrowZonotrichia albicollis
ChesterBerwynApril 23
American RedstartSetophaga ruticilla
May 15
American RedstartSetophaga ruticilla

June 3Black-throated Blue WarblerDendroica caerulescens
May 7
Blue-winged WarblerVermivora pinus
April 23
Chestnut-sided WarblerDendroica pensylvanica
May 7
Kentucky WarblerOporornis formosus
May 5
Mourning WarblerOporornis philadelphia
May 1
OvenbirdSeiurus aurocapillus
May 9
Yellow-breasted ChatIcteria virens
May 9
Yellow-breasted ChatIcteria virens
Kennett SquareApril 15
Common YellowthroatGeothlypis trichas
ClintonRenovoMay 4
American RedstartSetophaga ruticilla
May 2
American RedstartSetophaga ruticilla
May 13
Bay-breasted WarblerDendroica castanea
April 28
Black-and-white WarblerMniotilta varia
May 3
Black-throated Blue WarblerDendroica caerulescens
April 26
Black-throated Green WarblerDendroica virens
April 27
Blackburnian WarblerDendroica fusca
May 8
Canada WarblerWilsonia canadensis
May 3
Chestnut-sided WarblerDendroica pensylvanica
May 4
Common YellowthroatGeothlypis trichas

May 16Fox SparrowPasserella iliaca
May 13
Hooded WarblerWilsonia citrina
April 23
Louisiana WaterthrushSeiurus motacilla
May 7
Magnolia WarblerDendroica magnolia
May 11
Mourning WarblerOporornis philadelphia
May 5
Northern ParulaParula americana
May 6
Northern WaterthrushSeiurus noveboracensis
May 2
OvenbirdSeiurus aurocapillus
April 18
Pine WarblerDendroica pinus
April 22
White-crowned SparrowZonotrichia leucophrys
April 22
White-throated SparrowZonotrichia albicollis
May 1
Wilson's WarblerWilsonia pusilla
April 30
Yellow WarblerDendroica petechia
May 8
Yellow-breasted ChatIcteria virens
April 30
Yellow-rumped WarblerDendroica coronata
CrawfordHartstown
May 29White-throated SparrowZonotrichia albicollis
LinesvilleMay 2
Lark SparrowChondestes grammacus
MeadvilleMarch 23
Swamp SparrowMelospiza georgiana
April 23
White-crowned SparrowZonotrichia leucophrys
Venango
May 24Lincoln's SparrowMelospiza lincolnii

April 9Snow BuntingPlectrophenax nivalis
CumberlandCarlisleApril 30
Cape May WarblerDendroica tigrina
April 3
Common YellowthroatGeothlypis trichas
May 3
Mourning WarblerOporornis philadelphia
April 25
Northern ParulaParula americana
DauphinHarrisburgApril 21
Orange-crowned WarblerVermivora celata
April 12
OvenbirdSeiurus aurocapillus
March 16
Palm WarblerDendroica palmarum
DelawareClifton HeightsMay 12
Blue-winged WarblerVermivora pinus
Haverford
June 10Blackpoll WarblerDendroica striata
SwarthmoreApril 25
Black-throated Blue WarblerDendroica caerulescens
April 28
Kentucky WarblerOporornis formosus
March 15
Pine WarblerDendroica pinus
WayneApril 4
Yellow WarblerDendroica petechia
ErieErieApril 19
Black-throated Green WarblerDendroica virens

March 25Lapland LongspurCalcarius lapponicus
FranklinChambersburgApril 23
Hooded WarblerWilsonia citrina
FultonCrystal SpringMay 18
Connecticut WarblerOporornis agilis
GreeneWaynesburgApril 15
Bachman's SparrowAimophila aestivalis
April 30
Golden-winged WarblerVermivora chrysoptera
May 1
Kentucky WarblerOporornis formosus
April 13
Louisiana WaterthrushSeiurus motacilla
April 24
Yellow WarblerDendroica petechia
JeffersonBrookvilleMay 2
Canada WarblerWilsonia canadensis
MercerGrove CityApril 15
Chimney SwiftChaetura pelagica
Sandy LakeApril 22
Northern WaterthrushSeiurus noveboracensis
SharonApril 22
Northern WaterthrushSeiurus noveboracensis
April 21
Yellow-breasted ChatIcteria virens
MontgomeryNorristown
May 30Blackburnian WarblerDendroica fusca
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphiaMay 2
Bay-breasted WarblerDendroica castanea
May 15
Canada WarblerWilsonia canadensis
April 20
Henslow's SparrowAmmodramus henslowii
April 25
OvenbirdSeiurus aurocapillus
April 23
Prairie WarblerDendroica discolor
Philadelphia (Germantown)April 27
Black-and-white WarblerMniotilta varia
May 6
Black-throated Blue WarblerDendroica caerulescens
May 7
Blackburnian WarblerDendroica fusca
May 8
Blackpoll WarblerDendroica striata
April 25
Blue-winged WarblerVermivora pinus
April 29
Common YellowthroatGeothlypis trichas
May 1
Northern ParulaParula americana
May 6
Northern WaterthrushSeiurus noveboracensis
April 14
Palm WarblerDendroica palmarum
April 27
Yellow-rumped WarblerDendroica coronata
PikeLa Anna
June 7Bay-breasted WarblerDendroica castanea
SomersetListieMarch 6
Field SparrowSpizella pusilla
March 16
Vesper SparrowPooecetes gramineus
WellersburgFebruary 16
Red-winged BlackbirdAgelaius phoeniceus
WarrenWarren
May 30Tennessee WarblerVermivora peregrina

June 6Yellow-rumped WarblerDendroica coronata
WestmorelandNew KensingtonApril 20Early OctoberBarn SwallowHirundo rustica
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