[CT Birds] Lighthouse Point Park - 5 Golden Eagles

Lynn Jones lynnjones11 at gmail.com
Mon Nov 4 09:52:18 EST 2013


Hi Lighthousers,

If anyone tooks pictures of the golden eagle/ eagles and has put them
online could you please send me the link?  I'd love to get some digital
looks since Boothe MP hasn't had one yet this season.

Thanks, Lynn


On Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 7:09 PM, Steve Mayo and Rebecca Horowitz <
rsdmayo at sbcglobal.net> wrote:

> 286 hawks today!  A whopping 14 species, including late Broad-wing and
> Osprey and a juvenile Northern Goshawk with virtually no tail (molting
> retrices).  But the highlight was a record 5 Golden Eagles, 1 during the
> 11-12 hour and 4 during 12-1 pm.
>
> The morning especially brought clouds of blackbirds and other migrants:
> Com Loon 2, DC Cormorant 24, Brant 30, Can Goose 207, Gr Yellowlegs 1,
> Killdeer 1, numerous Gulls, E Phoebe 2, 23 Am Crow, Com Raven 1, Bl Jay 14,
> No RW Swallow 1, Barn Swallow 1, Tree Swallow 31, BG Gnatcher (woods near
> feeders) 1, GC Kinglet 1, Kinglet sp 4, Ea Blubird 79, Am Robin 1450+,
> Thrush sp 5, Am Pipit 18, Ced Waxwing 388, YR Warbler 14, Palm Warbler 1,
> Warbler sp 20, Sav sparrow 3, N Junco 38, Ea Meadowlark 3, BH Cowbird
> 1700+, RW Blackbird 2770, Com Grackle 31,600+, Pur Finch 29, Ho Finch 14+,
> Am Goldfinch 16
>
> Also, 1 Monarch Butterfly, 1 Sulfur.
>
> Many thanks to all the help and visitors:  Lynn James, Dori Sosensky, Dana
> Campbell, Steve Oresman, Howie Sternberg, Phil Rausch, Glen Williams, Lisa
> and Pete Wahl (and Elvis), Julian Hough, Nick Bonomo, Judy Moore, Paul
> Roberts, Sulmaan Kahn, Matt Male, Ken Merrifield, Bobbie Fisher, Sol Satin,
> Maria Stockmal, Peter Moore,  Michael Donofrio, Paul Wolter, Jim Cortina,
> et al
>
> Steve Mayo
> Bethany
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-- 
Lynn A. Jones
Museum Assistant
Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History
New Haven, CT



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