[CT Birds] Stratford bits & pieces

Frank Mantlik mantlik at sbcglobal.net
Fri Jun 12 23:43:49 EDT 2009

6/12/09 Stratford-end of Sniffen's Lane, scoping Housatonic River, sandbars, marshes, and tip of Milford Point 5pm - 8 BLACK SKIMMERS, 1 LAUGHING GULL, 3 RED KNOTS, 2 Sanderling, 6 'peep', 6 Short-billed dowitcher, 3 Willet, 6 Am. Oystercatcher, PEREGRINE FALCON (imm.), 4 LONG-TAILED DUCKS, 25 Great Egret, 14 Snowy Egret.  Also saw 7 or more HORSESHOE CRABS (two of which had round white tags) along the beach at Milford Point.
-Long Beach 6pm - 1 COMMON LOON, many LEAST TERNS, 7 YELLOW-CROWNED NIGHT-HERONS (3 imm./ juvenal).
Frank MantlikStratford

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