Highlight of this morning's Green-Wood Cemetery walk were 8 Canada Geese on the Sylvan Water, the remnant of the 10 geese that were there last week before (not) being chased away by two nasty eagles.
Eastern wood pewee
Black-crowned night heron
Northern rough-winged swallow
No hawks in evidence, injured or otherwise.
Prospect Park--Prospect Lake, Kings, US-NY Jul 1, 2013 6:45 PM - 7:30 PM Protocol: Stationary 12 species (+2 other taxa) Mute Swan 4 Mallard X American Black Duck x Mallard (hybrid) X dabbling duck sp. X Black-crowned Night-Heron 1 Laughing Gull 2 Herring Gull X Chimney Swift X Peregrine Falcon 1 perched atop BBG fire tower Eastern Kingbird 2 Barn Swallow 3 Red-winged Blackbird 3 Common Grackle 5 House Sparrow X View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S14561547
Prospect Park-, Kings, US-NY Jul 2, 2013 9:30 AM Protocol: Incidental Comments: lullwater south, feeding 2 species Green Heron 1 Black Skimmer 3 View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S14561549 This report was generated automatically by eBird v3 (http://ebird.org)