[CT Birds] Bstn Hlw/Yale Forest, Ashford/Union, 5-28-17 FOY Chimney Swift

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Sun May 28 16:22:41 EDT 2017


2 Yellow-billed Cuckoos calling back and forth today in same  location as 
one heard yesterday. One with coo call, the other with chuck  type call.
First Chimney Swift, not often seen in Yale Forest  area.
Crows are moving into the area now that Ravens are gone, but  they'll be 
back.
 
Boston Hollow/Yale Forest, Windham, Connecticut, US
May 28, 2017 8:00 AM  - 2:00 PM
Protocol: Traveling
4.5 mile(s)
63 species

Turkey  Vulture  2
Cooper's Hawk  1
Red-shouldered Hawk   1
Broad-winged Hawk  4
Red-tailed Hawk  2
Mourning Dove   10
Yellow-billed Cuckoo  2
Barred Owl  2      Callling up on the hillside over the gravel pit on BH 
road
Chimney  Swift  1     FOY  - over the old logging cut on the  left side of 
Kinney Hollow Road
Red-bellied Woodpecker   1
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker  3
Northern Flicker  1
Pileated  Woodpecker  1
Eastern Wood-Pewee  3
Acadian Flycatcher   1
Least Flycatcher  4
Eastern Phoebe  8
Great Crested  Flycatcher  4
Blue-headed Vireo  7
Warbling Vireo   4
Red-eyed Vireo  15
Blue Jay  10
American Crow  2   Back in the Hollow now that the Ravens have left the 
nest and moved  out
Tree Swallow  3
Black-capped Chickadee  10
Tufted  Titmouse  8
White-breasted Nuthatch  1
Brown Creeper   1
Winter Wren  1
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher  1
Eastern  Bluebird  1
Veery  15
Hermit Thrush  2
Wood Thrush   2
American Robin  15
Gray Catbird  12
Cedar Waxwing   4
Ovenbird  25     Includes a family of about 5 dashing  about wildly in the 
ferns, etc next to BH Road. First new fledglings I've been  sure of this 
year.
Louisiana Waterthrush  4
Northern  Waterthrush  3
Blue-winged Warbler  4
Black-and-white  Warbler  4
Common Yellowthroat  12
American Redstart   15
Magnolia Warbler  1
Blackburnian Warbler  5
Yellow  Warbler  12
Chestnut-sided Warbler  10
Black-throated Blue  Warbler  1
Pine Warbler  2
Black-throated Green Warbler   12
Canada Warbler  3
Chipping Sparrow  6
Song Sparrow   4
Eastern Towhee  5
Scarlet Tanager  8
Northern  Cardinal  6
Rose-breasted Grosbeak  4
Red-winged Blackbird   2
Common Grackle  1
Brown-headed Cowbird  15
Baltimore  Oriole  12
American Goldfinch  6

View this checklist online  at 
http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S37213688
 
Don Morgan
Coventry,  Ct


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