[CT Birds] Revised 10/04 Notable Sightings from White Memorial

Dave Rosgen drosgen at optonline.net
Fri Oct 5 09:55:58 EDT 2007


>From Dave Rosgen:

10/04 - Litchfield, White Hall Rd. (White Memorial's Museum North Lawn &
Driveway) - 1 CLAY-COLORED SPARROW mixed in with 50 Chipping Sparrows, 7
Dark-eyed Juncos, 60 Yellow-rumped Warblers, & 19 Eastern Bluebirds; most of
which were feeding on a hatch of flying ants. Also, 2 Yellow-bellied
Sapsuckers & 2 Blue-headed Vireos in the surrounding trees, 4 Broad-winged
Hawks circling overhead, and 22 Purple Finches at the feeders and/or flying
overhead.

 (Ongley & Activity Fields) - 6 Northern Flickers, 2 Red-breasted
Nuthatches, 2 Carolina Wrens, 10 Eastern Bluebirds, 42 Yellow-rumped
Warblers, 4 Palm Warblers, 10 Pine Warblers

 

>From Dave Rosgen, w/ John Eykelhoff:

10/04 - Litchfield, White's Woods Rd. (White Memorial Foundation's Cemetery
Pond) - 1 immature Little Blue Heron, 1 Wood Duck, 8 Blue-winged Teal, 6
Green-winged Teal, 1 Lesser Yellowlegs, 6 Solitary Sandpipers, 1 Wilson's
Snipe, 215 American Robins, 65 White-throated Sparrows

 

>From John Eykelhoff:

10/04 - Litchfield, N. Shore Rd. (Bantam Lake's Pt. Folly) - 2 Greater Scaup

 

>From James Harmon & Roger Johnson:

10/04 - Litchfield, White Hall Rd. (White Memorial's Ongley Field) - 1 light
phase Rough-legged Hawk soaring overhead, heading southwest, at 2 p.m.




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