[CT Birds] CTBirds Digest, Vol 1877, Issue 3

Lisa lisagagnon24 at yahoo.com
Mon Apr 16 18:35:25 EDT 2012


Are all the birds skipping Stafford ? Lisa S.Spgs

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>Today's Topics:
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>   1. Boston hollow, Yale Forest, Ashford, 4-16-12 (Mntncougar at aol.com)
>   2. E. Towhee and Blue-headed Vireo, East Rock Park
>      (Erin L. Hewett Ragheb)
>   3. Newington Broad-winged Hawks (Roy Zartarian)
>   4. FOY House Wren today (Baptist, Thomas)
>   5. FOY Chippy in Ridgefield (opposablechums at aol.com)
>   6. Fence Is Behind an Explosion of Life in a Wild Corner of
>      Hawaii (Arthur Shippee)
>   7. Mocking Bird:  an "alarming" call! (Arthur Shippee)
>   8. New Haven (Paul Desjardins)
>   9. FOY Great-crested Flycatcher in E. Hartford (Dana Campbell)
>  10. More Westport Sightings (Tina and Peter Green)
>  11. Coot return (Martin Moore)
>  12. Major Donnelly Preserve south windsor (Anthony Zemba)
>  13. Chippies Enfield (Janis LaPointe)
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>Message: 1
>Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2012 12:53:16 -0400 (EDT)
>From: Mntncougar at aol.com
>To: ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org
>Subject: [CT Birds] Boston hollow, Yale Forest, Ashford, 4-16-12
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>Boston Hollow was really alive today, full of birds, some of which dropped  
>in overnight. 
> 
>5 Blue-headed Vireos FOY
>1 Eastern Towhee FOY
>2 Purple Finches (singing at the same time)
>7 Louisiana Waterthrushes singing
>3 Hermit Thrushes singing
>2 Pileated Woodies
>5 YB Sapsuckers scattered through the area
>Lots of Pine, Palm and Yellow-rumped Warblers
>Ebird list below:
> 
>Boston Hollow/Yale Forest, Windham, US-CT
>Apr 16, 2012 8:00 AM - 12:00  PM
>Protocol: Traveling
>9.0 mile(s)
>Comments: Place was alive today -  some fall out last night
>32 species
>
>Mourning Dove 4
>Yellow-bellied  Sapsucker 5
>Downy Woodpecker 2
>Northern Flicker 3
>Pileated Woodpecker  2
>Eastern Phoebe 7
>Blue-headed Vireo 5
>Blue Jay 6
>American Crow  2
>Common Raven 1
>Tree Swallow 5
>Black-capped Chickadee 15
>Tufted  Titmouse 2
>White-breasted Nuthatch 1
>Winter Wren 1
>Eastern Bluebird  2
>Hermit Thrush 4
>American Robin 10
>Northern Mockingbird 1
>European  Starling 2
>Louisiana Waterthrush 7
>Palm Warbler 3
>Pine Warbler  20
>Yellow-rumped Warbler 12
>Eastern Towhee 1
>Chipping Sparrow  8
>Field Sparrow 1
>Song Sparrow 2
>Dark-eyed Junco 2
>Red-winged  Blackbird 6
>Brown-headed Cowbird 4
>Purple Finch  2
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>Message: 2
>Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2012 14:03:50 -0400
>From: "Erin L. Hewett Ragheb" <elhewett at vt.edu>
>To: <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
>Subject: [CT Birds] E. Towhee and Blue-headed Vireo, East Rock Park
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>Nice birding through East Rock Park this morning. Highlights include several
>Yellow-rumped Warblers, Eastern Towhees (singing), Blue-headed Vireo (seen
>singing near covered bridge), Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, and a large red fox.
>
> 
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>Erin L. Hewett Ragheb, PhD
>
>Behavioral Ecology and Natural History Illustration
>
>New Haven, Connecticut
>
>email: elhewett at gmail.com
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>web portfolio: www.wix.com/elhewett/erinhewettragheb
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>Message: 3
>Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2012 14:29:40 -0400
>From: Roy Zartarian <royz at royzartarian.com>
>To: CTBirds <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
>Subject: [CT Birds] Newington Broad-winged Hawks
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>A pair of Broad-winged Hawks was circling over Cedar Mountain in Newington
>today.  They're the first I've seen in town since 2009.  Also about was an
>FOY Yellow-rumped Warbler.
>
>Roy Zartarian
>Newington
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>Message: 4
>Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2012 11:55:39 -0700
>From: "Baptist, Thomas" <TBAPTIST at audubon.org>
>To: "ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org" <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
>Subject: [CT Birds] FOY House Wren today
>Message-ID:
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>First of year house wren 4-16-2012 at Greenwich Audubon Center.
>
>Tom Baptist
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>Message: 5
>Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2012 15:00:16 -0400 (EDT)
>From: opposablechums at aol.com
>To: ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org
>Subject: [CT Birds] FOY Chippy in Ridgefield
>Message-ID: <8CEEA1A4B98251B-2118-2A747 at webmail-m018.sysops.aol.com>
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>...well...I guess the subject line says it all.  No real need to elucidate.
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>
>-Jason Kessler
>www.opposablechums.com
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>Message: 6
>Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2012 16:23:17 -0400
>From: Arthur Shippee <ashippee at snet.net>
>To: CT Birds <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
>Subject: [CT Birds] Fence Is Behind an Explosion of Life in a Wild
>	Corner of	Hawaii
>Message-ID: <0CB08019-4EBE-4C7A-9936-F9C6E95EA4C8 at snet.net>
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>Extra-liminal, but of interest.
>
>Fence Is Behind an Explosion of Life in a Wild Corner of Hawaii
>
>http://www.nytimes.com/2012/04/17/science/birds-of-kaena-point-hawaii-enjoy-a-revival-thanks-to-a-fence.html
>
>Seabirds such as Laysan albatrosses and wedge-tailed shearwaters flourish on Kaena Point as a new predator-proof fence keeps cats and mongooses out.
>
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>Message: 7
>Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2012 16:24:25 -0400
>From: Arthur Shippee <ashippee at snet.net>
>To: CT Birds <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
>Subject: [CT Birds] Mocking Bird:  an "alarming" call!
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>Down here at Queens College, the various Mocking Birds are singing a lot.
>
>One heard briefly sounded a lot like the QC fire alarm bells!
>
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>Message: 8
>Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2012 16:48:05 -0400
>From: Paul Desjardins <paul.desjardins2 at gmail.com>
>To: ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org
>Subject: [CT Birds] New Haven
>Message-ID: <4CB3F49F-99DC-4E74-981B-4B12152E494C at gmail.com>
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>Made the rounds without seeing much along the coast. Best i could come up with was a Winter Wren at Lighthouse Point Park, New Haven.
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>Message: 9
>Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2012 17:30:13 -0400
>From: Dana Campbell <dana.l.campbell at gmail.com>
>To: ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org
>Subject: [CT Birds] FOY Great-crested Flycatcher in E. Hartford
>Message-ID:
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>4/16 - The distinctive "wheeping" of a Great-crested Flycatcher greeted me
>as I went out to get the morning paper.  FOY.
>
>-- 
>Dana Campbell, Interim Rector
>St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Meriden
>dana.l.campbell at gmail.com
>
>"God writes the gospel not in the Bible alone, but on trees, and flowers,
>and clouds, and stars."
>
>Martin Luther
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>Message: 10
>Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2012 17:51:05 -0400
>From: Tina and Peter Green <petermgreen at hotmail.com>
>To: CT Birds <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
>Subject: [CT Birds] More Westport Sightings
>Message-ID: <bay0-p5-eas649A1B77AAEF2BEDC6F085AF3E0 at phx.gbl>
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>4/16/12-Westport Grace Salmon Park-
>34 Greater Yellowlegs,Killdeer on the mudflats
>
>Six Yellow-crowned Night Herons near the Saugatuck River off Imperial Avenue,2 pair of them are nest building in trees on private property and I suspect the third pair will do the same.
>
>Tina Green
>Westport
>
>Sent from my iPhone
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>Message: 11
>Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2012 17:58:34 -0400 (EDT)
>From: Martin Moore <mhmoorep at aol.com>
>To: ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org
>Subject: [CT Birds] Coot return
>Message-ID: <8CEEA3334222075-1AAC-2C71C at webmail-m029.sysops.aol.com>
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>Thirty Coot arrived this morning on North Farms Reservoir in Wallingford after the wintering flock of up to 70 departed a few weeks ago.
>
>
>Marty Moore
>Wallingford
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>Message: 12
>Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2012 22:14:18 +0000
>From: Anthony Zemba <Anthony.Zemba at gza.com>
>To: "'ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org'" <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
>Subject: [CT Birds] Major Donnelly Preserve south windsor
>Message-ID:
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>EASTERN MEADOWLARK at 6:oo PM
>
>Anthony Zemba
>Durham CT
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>Message: 13
>Date: Mon, 16 Apr 2012 18:21:27 -0400
>From: "Janis LaPointe" <sunbirdjan at cox.net>
>To: "ctbirds" <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
>Subject: [CT Birds] Chippies Enfield
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>FY, two Chipping Sparrows in my yard in Enfeild
>Janis LaPointe
>Enfield
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