[CT Birds] Cove Island - Stamford 8/10

Jim Voros voros at sbcglobal.net
Mon Aug 10 08:27:19 EDT 2009

If you havent been to the cove IBA lately, the wildflowers are all blooming, its really beautiful now, probably the best it's been since being redone, almost overgrown in some spots.

Willow Flycatcher (4)
Osprey (2)
Immature Black Crowned Night Heron (1) at entrance at waters edge
Baltimore Oriole (1)
Goldfinch (2)
Cardinal (2)
Crow (2) - quiet, assuming american
Mockingbird (4)
scruffy Great Blue Heron (1)
Great Egret (6)
Snowy Egret (1)
Tree Swallow (5)
Rough Winged Swallow - possible but not 100% sure
DC Cormorant (1)
Song Sparrow (1)
House Sparrow
Starling (40)
Monk Parakeet (8)
Herring Gull 
Greater Black backed Gull (1)
Blue Jay (1)
Turkey (heard)

Also very fat Woodchuck and Deer (1 each)
Monarch Butterfly (3)
Tiger Butterfly (1)

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