[CT Birds] the trees were just loaded with birds!
carriergraphics at sbcglobal.net
Wed May 2 16:50:25 EDT 2012
Today in my back yard at 3:00 - the trees were just loaded with birds!
Here in the NW corner, the trees are just leafing out, so viewing
the birds was easy. Most all were Yellow-rumps, but others were:
YR Warbs - est 100 plus
2 BT Green
1 BT Blue
2 B&W Warblers
2 Pine W - believed to be my residents
3 Blue-H Vireo
Many Ruby-c-Kinglets as well.
I also have for the first time, a pair of Sapsuckers nesting
in my yard. They are here each summer, but always
nested in other yards. Plan to take pictures.
And: When visiting at the Charlotte Hospital, Torrington, i
saw 2 fledgling Mourning Doves that were flying. This is
a bit early I would guess for them, but this warm late winter might
be the reason. Also saw C Geese with young back in the
first week of April in West Hartford. Bit early there as well?
Paul Carrier - Harwinton
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