[CT Birds] OO, BCNH pair, GC Fly
ashippee at snet.net
Fri Jun 21 20:46:37 EDT 2013
Notable today: pair of Black-crowned Night Herons flying off together. Orchard Oriole or two, one of them near the Waite St. Bridge (good O. nesting habitat). List below.
Yesterday had a Great Crested Flycatcher & Warbling Vireo.
From Arthur Shippee:
06/21/13 - Hamden, Waite St. bridge -- 1 Orchard Oriole (or 2), flew from bridge W into pines.
Begin forwarded message:
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> Date: June 21, 2013 8:33:04 PM EDT
> To: ashippee at snet.net
> Subject: eBird Report - North Lake Dr., Jun 21, 2013
> North Lake Dr., New Haven, US-CT
> Jun 21, 2013 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
> Protocol: Traveling
> 1.5 mile(s)
> Comments: North Lake to Mather to Waite to Whitney to North Lake
> 28 species
> Canada Goose 20
> Mute Swan 7 pair + 4 cyg + 1
> Wood Duck 3
> Great Blue Heron 2
> Black-crowned Night-Heron 2 Pair sat in tree near each other & flew off together.
> Osprey 1
> Ring-billed Gull 2
> Rock Pigeon 2
> Mourning Dove 6
> Chimney Swift 2 Watched them drink: always an adventure.
> Red-bellied Woodpecker 2 1 M + 1 Imm
> Downy Woodpecker 1
> Eastern Phoebe 1
> Blue Jay 3
> Northern Rough-winged Swallow 5
> Barn Swallow 7
> Black-capped Chickadee 2
> American Robin 4 Many more, surely, + some imm.
> Gray Catbird 3 Many more surely
> Cedar Waxwing 2 Flying around together, just the two.
> Song Sparrow 2
> Northern Cardinal 2
> Red-winged Blackbird 4 Many more, surely.
> Common Grackle 2 At least
> Orchard Oriole 1 Flew from Waite St. bridge to 1st pine on North Lake side. Perhaps a 2nd seen, too.
> Baltimore Oriole 2
> American Goldfinch 2
> House Sparrow 10
> View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S14471876
> This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (http://ebird.org)
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