[CT Birds] Lighthouse Point, New Haven , 7/30/10 Cold Front + North Winds

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Fri Jul 30 16:38:21 EDT 2010

Today seemed to be just like an early Fall Hawkwatch day, no clouds, cold front and North wind. Red-Wing Blackbirds already moving out.

Bill Banks

Subject: eBird Report - Lighthouse Point, New Haven , 7/30/10

Location:     Lighthouse Point, New Haven
Observation date:     7/30/10
Notes:     Thursday night Cold Front, plus North winds, and no clouds...just 
like a late August Hawkcount day, except no hawks. The 3 Osprey were quite high 
and cruising to the West, so maybe they were going. About 75 % of the Red-wing 
Blackbirds looked to be either Female or immature.
Number of species:     28

Mallard     3
Double-crested Cormorant     5
Great Blue Heron     1
Osprey     3
Herring Gull     5
Great Black-backed Gull     4
Rock Pigeon     5
Mourning Dove     12
Chimney Swift     2
Belted Kingfisher     1
American Crow     4
Fish Crow     5
Purple Martin     3
Tree Swallow     29
Bank Swallow     4
Barn Swallow     95
White-breasted Nuthatch     1
Carolina Wren     1
American Robin     10
Northern Mockingbird     1
European Starling     15
Cedar Waxwing     3
Northern Cardinal     1
Bobolink     14
Red-winged Blackbird     770
Common Grackle     55
Brown-headed Cowbird     20
American Goldfinch     10

This report was generated automatically by eBird v2(http://ebird.org)

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