[CT Birds] Yellow-billed Cuckoo, Chipping Sparrows and more Saugatuck Reservoir Weston
captain_ian at yahoo.com
Sun Apr 24 22:12:57 EDT 2016
While fishing after work from 6:15pm-8pm, I heard and saw:
1- Yellow billed Cuckoo (heard calling). First of year for me.
About a half dozen Chipping Sparrows (seen and calling)
About a dozen Eastern Bluebirds (calling and seen)
4- Brown-headed Cowbirds (two pairs)
5- Palm Warblers
A couple dozen Yellow-rumped Warblers
3- Great Egrets roosting on island in the northern part of the lake
Dozens of swallows going south to north to roosting spot for the night. Tree, Barn, and Northern Rough-winged.
3- Common Ravens
1- Great Horned Owl hooting at dusk
3- White-tailed Deer
3- Brown Bats
Spring Peepers, American Toads and Gray Tree Frogs calling at dusk.
Capt. Ian Devlin
East Norwalk, CT.
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