A newsboard for reporting bird sightings, happenings & announcements,miscellany in north Brooklyn and the 3 main central north Brooklyn green regions : historic Prospect Park, Brooklyn Botanic Garden & north half of Kings County, & Greenwood Cemetery.A service for Brooklyn birders and visitors. Also note: Conservation issues & miscellany posts.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
New Prospect record Common Mergansers
Yesterday afternoon's sighting by Peter D of 13 Common Mergansers set a new high for Prospect Park.
The previous high of 9 set 3/13/2001 ( prospect lake) was bested.