[CT Birds] Birds 10-23-10 & 10-24-10

Lorraine Gundersen raineg at comcast.net
Sun Oct 24 22:49:45 EDT 2010

10-16-10   La Bella Farms, Branford CT.
Please note that although the market is open to the general public the  
surrounding grounds are not. The Farm extends from RT 1 all the way  
into the back section of Van Wilgen's Garden Center. The owners  
graciously gave permission to walk the grounds.

Yellow-rumped Warbler - (several)
Blackpoll Warbler     1
Song Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow 2
Lincoln Sparrow
Purple Finch     2
House Finch     5
American Goldfinch     3
Dark-eyed Junco - (several)
Northern Cardinal
White-throated Sparrow
Eastern Phoebe     1
Blue Jay
American Crow     3
Black-capped Chickadee
Tufted Titmouse
White-breasted Nuthatch
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
American Robin
Northern Mockingbird
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Turkey Vulture 2

10-17-10   Guilford Yard

American Crow
American Robin - several
Cedar Waxwing - 12
Black-capped Chickadee
Blue Jay
White-throated Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco -15
Mourning Dove - 11
Chipping Sparrow
Song Sparrow
Northern Cardinal
American Goldfinch
House Finch
Tufted Titmouse
Carolina Wren
Northern Flicker
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
Brown Creeper
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Downy Woodpecker (male & female)
Hermit Thrush
Fox Sparrow
Red Shouldered Hawk

Sorry...unable to include pictures. CTBIRDS doesn't allow it and I  
don't have a web link. If any one wants to see photos of Red  
Shouldered Hawk dining on Chipmunk & drinking from birdbath just let  
me know and I will forward.

Happy Birding,
Guilford, CT

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