[CT Birds] Saturday Stratford Birding Cowbirds
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Sun Mar 18 08:35:29 EDT 2012
7 Brown Headed Cow Birds (3 females, 4 males) in with Red-wings, Starlings and Robins in front of where the Corsair plane should be.
2 Kill Deer
1 Red Tail Hawk
1 Double Crested Cormorant on "tower"
16 Swans (1 Juvenile)
Lots of Gulls
50-60 Brant Geese
5 Canada Geese
Marshes Near Railroad Tracks
American Tree Sparrow
5 Boat Tail Grackles
2 Swans in pond
4 GBH flying overhead toward marshes across the Housatonic.
4 Am. Black Duck
3 Canada Geese
2 courting Rock Doves
100 or so Gulls on the beach and then no Gulls. They flew off to join flocks of Gulls and Brants and other water fowl out in the sound (about 445). Guessing several thousand out there.
Stratford Avenue/Honeyspot Road:
1 Red Tail Hawk sitting on power station tower
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