[CT Birds] On This Day (9/18)
dennisvz at optonline.net
Fri Sep 18 07:32:09 EDT 2009
1886 (great flight) Red-headed Woodpecker New Haven
1890 Common Raven South Manchester
1891 Grasshopper Sparrow Litchfield
1895 Loggerhead Shrike North Haven
1901 Loggerhead Shrike Saybrook
???? Snowy Owl Stamford (Birds of Connecticut 1913)
1984 Chuck-wills-widdow Branford
1995 Buff-breasted Sandpiper Windham, Windham Airport
1995 Northern Wheatear Stonington, Latimer Pt.
1999 Wilson's Storm-Petrel Madison, Hammonasset St. Pk.
1999 Prothonotary Warbler Groton, Bluff Pt.
2007 Common Eider Madison, Hammonasset St. Pk.
There have been lots of reports of Philadelphia Vireo and Lincoln's
Sparrow At this time. For those needing them for their lists now is
the best time.
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