[CT Birds] Bluff Point 9/25

Glenn Williams gswilliams9 at yahoo.com
Sun Sep 25 11:44:36 EDT 2016

9/25/16 - 6:25am-9:30am
There was a decent flight this morning - about 500 warblers of 11 species.  Highlights:
Philadelphia Vireo
Wilson's Warbler
Purple Finches - 10
Red-breasted Nuthatches - 8

Others reported a Mourning Warbler, a different Philadelphia Vireo, and a Swainson's Thrush - the only brown thrush of the day. 

This front definitely brought the changing of the guard of migrants.  Both kinglets came through, juncos, White-throated Sparrows, flickers, a few creepers, etc.  Redstarts were still the most numerous identified warbler, but Blackpolls were probably the second most abundant and Yellow-rumped Warblers were present in small numbers.

Glenn Williams

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