[CT Birds] On This Date (4/26)
dennisvz at optonline.net
Mon Apr 26 06:26:47 EDT 2010
We have reached the point in April where any species normally
arriving in May can been found now.
There are so many records so that they are meaningless.
In contrast to the expected arrivals, I concentrated on the late
1875 Fox Sparrow Portland
1887 Bufflehead Portland
1889 Lesser Scaup East Hartford
1947 40 Red-breasted Merganser Bridgeport
1947 Merlin East Windsor Hill
1949 Ring-necked Duck Fairfield
1949 White-crowned Sparrow New Britain
1951 Henslow's Sparrow West Hartford
1952 Long-tailed Duck Noank
1952 215 Red-breasted Merganser Groton Long Pt.
1952 Dickcissel Wethersfield
1952 Evening Groabeak Glastonbury
1953 Bufflehead Westport, Compo Beach
1953 Evening Grosbeak Norwichtown
1954 Common Moorhen Wethersfield
1977 White-winged Scoter Mansfield
1977 Long-tailed Duck Mansfield
1983 Blue Grosbeak Avon
1984 King Eider Greenwich
1985 Long-tailed Duck New Hartford, Nepaug Res.
1985 Great Cormorant Greenwich, Greenwich Pt.
1989 Chick-wills-widdow Hamden, Lake Wintergreen
1990 Yellow-headed Blackbird Clinton
1992 Red-necked Grebe New Hartford, Nepaug Res.
1993 Pine Siskin Torrington
1995 Presumed Little x Snowy Egret Hybrid Madison, Hammonasset St. Pk.
1996 Common Teal Milford, Milford Pt.
1996 Summer Tanager Guilford, Residence
1996 25 White-throated Sparrow Westport, Sherwood Is. St. Pk.
1997 Eurasian Wigeon South Windsor Sta. 43
1999 Tufted Duck Litchfield, Bantam Lake
1999 Orchard Oriole Ansonia
2000 Red-throated Loon Hamden, Lake Whitney
2001 Black-tailed Godwit Waterford, Harkness Mem. St. Pk.
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