[CT Birds] 5/6 Barn Island, Stonington
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Mon May 7 16:23:41 EDT 2012
Barn Island, Stonington
Sunday, May 6, 9:30-1:30
Slow start to the morning but picked up as the day warmed. 49 species, notables - Northern Harrier (1),Glossy Ibis (4), Willet (5), Lesser Yellowlegs (2) in large flock of Greater Yellow Legs (14), Great-crested Flycatcher (1), Redeyed Vireo (1) American Redstart (1), Pine (1), Yellow-rumped (4), Yellow (12) and Black and White Warblers (2), nesting Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (2), Orchard Oriole (1), Baltimore Oriole (4).
In the Avalonia Land Trust area between Wequetecock Cove and Palmer Neck Road on the way to the NWA, Bobolink (3) buzzing the fields.
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