[CT Birds] Stratford Birds

Donna Caporaso donnacap at aol.com
Sun Sep 16 18:52:46 EDT 2012


9/16/2012
Greenway:   
1 Kestrel
1 Northern Harrier
1 Unidentified Raptor (in sun)
12 +- Red Bellied Plovers
6 Snowy Egrets
7 Great Egrets
3 Bobolinks (6 were present on 9/14)
1 House Wren
2 Song Sparrows
5 House Finch
2 Northern Flickers
Assorted Warblers I need to look up.


Access Road Pool 
1 Large Sandpiper (need to identify)
1  Smaller Sandpiper (need to identify)
2 Great Egrets


Factory Marshes Main Pond
1 American Redstart (male) (in trees along driveway)
2 Juvenile Black Crowned
1 Green Heron
4 Juvenile Yellow Crowned 
2 Snowy Egrets
3 Great Egrets


In Trees along tree line in front of radio towers
8 Great Blue Heron
1 Snowy Egret


Smaller Pond
1 Kingfisher
1 Osprey perched on top of dead treet


Railroad Track Trail
1 Virginia Rail right next to last platform (photo in album)
5 GBH perched in 1 tree
3 Great Egret
3 Juvenile Yellowed Crowns
2 Juvenile Night 
1 Willet
4 Pipers of some sort in mud near first platform (waiting to ID)
3 Northern Harriers (females)
2 Kingfishers (pair)
2 Peregrine Falcons
1 very tiny bird on ground in brush that I couldn't get a good look at :(
At least 8 varieties of butterflies and countless dragonflies


Public Link to Facebook Album:
https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10151165843402439.470798.726347438&type=1&l=66f6360636


Donna Caporaso

Stratford, CT




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