Friends of the Lower Suwannee & Cedar Keys NWRs provided support to tag Suwannee, a male Swallow-tailed Kite with a transmitter that tracks his migration from the Refuge to his wintering area in Brazil and back for approximately 2 years or whenever the transmitter stops working.
Friends Blog Posts About Suwannee
- 8/5/21 Suwannee Prepares to Fly South
- 4/28/21 Tracking Suwannee
- 11/16/20 Our Kite, Suwannee, Appears After Long Silence
- 10/3/20 Suwannee Update
- 8/7/20 Suwannee's Long Migration Has Begun
- 7/13/20 Where's Suwannee?
- 5/25/20 Update on Suwannee and Other Feathered Friends
- 9/14/19 Suwannee Arrived in Colombia
- 8/28/19 Suwannee, the Swallow-tailed Kite, in the Press
- 8/21/19 Tracking "Suwannee" the Swallow-tailed Kite
- 8/16/19 Our Swallow-tailed Kite, Suwannee
- 7/16/19 Swallow-tailed Kites Prepare to Migrate
- 5/24/19 Swallow-tailed Kites on the Refuge