()s, ced wawings and in , , e into shields, bumping into trees and ing mighty disoriented.

“It es some e getting a little more ‘y’ than normal,” Ty wrote this week in a Facebook post.
No, the town’s en’t downing worm-flavo mgitas. believes their confused state is the result of eating berries that have fermented than usual due to an frost.
“Many have not migrated south, so it es to be more prevalent than in past yes,” he sd. “nger ’ livers cannot handle the toins as efficiently as more mature .”

Is this true? e the rey drunk?

Yes, sd Anna Pidgeon, an associate professor at the University of Wisconsin’s Deptment of and Ecology, who notes it’s not a phenomenon.
“It’s more typical in late winter, spring when berries that have been on es ferment due to the yeast that’s on them,” she sd.
s and ced wawings rely primily on fruit and e more susceptible to “getting drunk,” sd Pidgeon. (Yes, that’s rey her name.)
Getting intoicated can be quite ous for them, she sd.
“(They) lose their coordination, they lose their natural ability to escape pators — including poor judgment when it comes to .”
The can also get poisoning.
Pidgeon recommends that anyone who finds a woozy should put it a dk, place — such as a or a dbod bo — until it reerates and can fly without crashing into . Drawing blinds can also protect confused that try to fly into ows, she sd.
During s, ng, naïve often collide with ows, getting concussions or breaking their necks. That, Pidgeon sd, is the bigger problem.
“Relative to sources of fatality of , poisoning isn’t a risk,” she sd. “It’s very short term.”

Epert: No, it has more to do with

But Laura Erickson, of the “ Pocket to of North ,” sd most of what e seeing in northern e not drunk at .
She sd she’s gotten hunds of cs and s from who say they’ve seen into and s. But none of those , Erickson sd, has been the fruit-eating kind.
Instead, she sd, they’re yellow-rumped wblers and sprows migrating through . So f this f the state is seeing an especiy heavy flow of through, to the ground in of , she sd.
be some intoicated up in , but this () is so widespread right ,” sd Erickson, who lives in . “This is precisely the of ye when we get our peak of sprows and yellow-rumped wblers.”
But what about the poor drunk in ?
, the , sd not to be almed. The just it off.
is no need to c enforcement about these ,” he sd, “as they should up within a short period of .”

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