[CT Birds] East Rock

Donna Caporaso donnacap at aol.com
Sat Mar 10 21:08:46 EST 2012

While Kayaking at the base of East Rock in New Haven/Hamden Saturday, 3/10/2012:

About 16 Black Vultures and maybe 2-3 Turkey Vultures in the mix
1 or 2 Northern Harriers (not sure if the same one was seen twice)
2 or 3 Red Tails, 1 seen in nest,  2 seen together with Peregrines and Ravens over East Rock
A pair of Peregrine Falcons looking for nesting sites on the face of the cliffs.
A pair of Ravens who appear to have a nest site picked out on the cliffs (possibly where Peregrines were last year)
Male Wood Duck 
Nesting Swans
Black Crowned Night Heron
House Finches
Blue Jay


Donna Caporaso
Stratford, CT

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