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What does WEKI stand for?

WEKI stands for Western Kingbird (bird species Tyrannus verticalis)

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Of course, there will be other bleeding hearts this spring, of the human and birdlike variety, including those among the Western kingbirds - aggressive flycatchers - that don't catch their fill.
Upward trends have been recorded for the western kingbird, blue grosbeak, and cliff swallow, among others.
A 23-acre man-made pond in the reservoir basin provides a winter refuge for the geese and other migratory waterfowl, as well as a nesting area for neotropical migrant birds such as the Northern oriole, Western kingbird and the silky flycatcher, said Arthur Langton of the Audubon Society.
1) for eight species of flycatchers: Eastern Wood-Pewee (Contopus virens), Acadian Flycatcher (Empidonax virescens), Eastern Phoebe (Sayornis phoebe), Vermillion Flycatcher (Pyrocephalus rubinus), Great Crested Flycatcher (Myiarchus crinitus), Western Kingbird (Tyrannus verticalis), Eastern Kingbird (T.