Saturday, October 6, 2012

Prospect October 6th; BLGR photo

Noted sighting today is SOLITARY SANDPIPER.( observer Rafael Campos, Janet Zinn, Alan Baratz) ; alos GRAY-CHEEKED THRUSH and dwindling number warbler species, yet NAWA and TEWA today.  Cold snap Sunday will produce sparrow and winter birds movement into Monday...

Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Kings, US-NY

Oct 6, 2012 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Protocol: Traveling

Observer: Rafael G Campos R

3.0 kilometer(s)

39 species

Mute Swan (Cygnus olor) X

Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) X

Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps) 1 Lower Lullwater

Double-crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus) 1 Lake

Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) 1 Flyover Lookout Hill

Solitary Sandpiper (Tringa solitaria) 2 Flew by, perched along the Lullwater, before flying out. Also seen Jane Z. & Alan

Rock Pigeon (Columba livia) X

Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura) X

Chimney Swift (Chaetura pelagica) 6

Belted Kingfisher (Megaceryle alcyon) 1 Male, Lower Lullwater

Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus) 3

Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) 2

Hairy Woodpecker (Picoides villosus) 2

Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) (Colaptes auratus [auratus Group]) 2

Eastern Wood-Pewee (Contopus virens) 1 Vale of Cashmere

Eastern Phoebe (Sayornis phoebe) 3

Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) X

Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus) 2

Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor) 2

White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis) 5

Ruby-crowned Kinglet (Regulus calendula) 3

American Robin (Turdus migratorius) X

Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis) X

European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) X

Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum) 15

Ovenbird (Seiurus aurocapilla) 2

Northern Waterthrush (Parkesia noveboracensis) 2

Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas) 1

American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) 1

Northern Parula (Setophaga americana) 3

Magnolia Warbler (Setophaga magnolia) 2

Chestnut-sided Warbler (Setophaga pensylvanica) 1 Boulder Bridge

Yellow-rumped Warbler (Myrtle) (Setophaga coronata coronata) 2

Black-throated Green Warbler (Setophaga virens) 2

Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia) 4

White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis) 4

Indigo Bunting (Passerina cyanea) 2

American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) X

House Sparrow (Passer domesticus) X

Brooklyn is great birding!!!!


Photo of Blue Grosbeak (BLGR) taken by Bobbi Manian 10/5


From Mike Yuan:

Prospect Park, Kings, US-NY

Oct 6, 2012 7:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Protocol: Traveling

2.0 mile(s)

Submitted from BirdLog NA for iOS, version 1.5.1

42 species

Mallard 14

Sharp-shinned Hawk 1

Red-tailed Hawk 1

Ring-billed Gull 2

Herring Gull (American) 1

Rock Pigeon 12

Mourning Dove 2

Chimney Swift 25

Red-bellied Woodpecker 2

Downy Woodpecker 2

Hairy Woodpecker 2

Northern Flicker (Yellow-shafted) 17

Red-eyed Vireo 1

Blue Jay 7

Black-capped Chickadee 3

Tufted Titmouse 1

Red-breasted Nuthatch 1

White-breasted Nuthatch 4

House Wren 1

Ruby-crowned Kinglet 1

Gray-cheeked Thrush 1 Midwood, 50 yds down trail from Broken stairs

Swainson's Thrush 2

American Robin 18

Gray Catbird 5

Brown Thrasher 1 Vale

European Starling 10

Black-and-white Warbler 2

Tennessee Warbler 1 MD monument

Nashville Warbler 1 with Tennessee, MD Monument

Common Yellowthroat 5

Northern Parula 1

Magnolia Warbler 3

Black-throated Blue Warbler 1

Black-throated Green Warbler 1 MD Monument

Song Sparrow 2

White-throated Sparrow 11

Scarlet Tanager 1

Northern Cardinal 5

Rose-breasted Grosbeak 2 MD monument stairs

Indigo Bunting 1

American Goldfinch 3

House Sparrow 22

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