[CT Birds] Fw: East Rock Philadelphia vireo + 20 warbler species
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Sat May 17 16:17:20 EDT 2014
Passing this along.
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From: Mark Scott <tillercat at yahoo.com>
Sent: Saturday, May 17, 2014 3:00 PM
Subject: East Rock Philadelphia vireo + 20 warbler species
From Mark Scott: 5/17/14 -- East Rock Park, Hamden, with Ed Sadowski and Dori Sosensky, and with reports from many observers: Philadelphia vireo at beginning of Trowbridge Drive, near the blocked-off traffic circle; also 20 warbler species including Cape May (1), Tennessee (several), Blackburnian (several), bay-breasted (1), Canada (several) and Wilson's (2).
5/17/14: Marginal Drive, West Haven -- Nashville, Wilson's (2) and Canada warblers, along with several late yellow-rumped warblers
5/17/14: Along Jewel Street, New Haven, in one of the Orthodox Jewish cemeteries there -- prairie warbler
5/17/14 Back yard, New Haven -- Swainson's thrush, bay-breasted and Wilson's warblers
General note: birds were widely disbursed through neighborhoods and cemeteries in New Haven; among other observations, ovenbird and scarlet tanager on Bassett Street, Northern parula and black-throated green warbler in Grove Street Cemetery, prairie warbler on Jewel Street, and Tennesse warblers every few blocks in the Prospect Hill and East Rock neighborhoods.
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