Friday, March 21, 2014

Fwd: Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Mar 21, 2014

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From: Rafael Guillermo Campos-Ramírez
Date: 3/21/2014 5:55 PM
To: Peter Dorosh;
Subject:  Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Mar 21, 2014

Mar 21, 2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Observer: Rafael G Campos R
Protocol: Traveling
2.0 kilometer(s)
29 species

Canada Goose (Branta canadensis)  X
Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)  2
Wood Duck (Aix sponsa)  9
Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)  X
Northern Shoveler (Anas clypeata)  2
Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus)  1
Common Merganser (Mergus merganser)  3    photos taken.
Red-breasted Merganser (Mergus serrator)  1
Ruddy Duck (Oxyura jamaicensis)  X
Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena)  1    photos taken.
Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)  1
Ring-billed Gull (Larus delawarensis)  X
Herring Gull (American) (Larus argentatus smithsonianus)  X
Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) (Columba livia (Domestic type))  X
Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura)  3
Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus)  1
Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens)  1
Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata)  2
Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus)  2
Hermit Thrush (Catharus guttatus)  2
American Robin (Turdus migratorius)  9
European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)  X
Eastern Towhee (Pipilo erythrophthalmus)  1
White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis)  6
Dark-eyed Junco (Slate-colored) (Junco hyemalis hyemalis/carolinensis)  5
Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis)  3
Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus)  7
Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula)  12
House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)  X

Brooklyn is great birding!!!!


Adam Welz

Prospect Park, Kings, US-NY Mar 21, 2014 5:10 PM - 6:45 PM Protocol: Traveling 2.0 mile(s) Comments: Breeze Hill, Peninsula, eastern shore of Lake, Lookout Hill, Lullwater 33 species (+1 other taxa)

Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) 65 approx count Mute Swan (Cygnus olor) X American Black Duck (Anas rubripes) 3 Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) X American Black Duck x Mallard (hybrid) (Anas rubripes x platyrhynchos) 2 Northern Shoveler (Anas clypeata) 24 Ring-necked Duck (Aythya collaris) 5 southern shore of Lake Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus) 13 Common Merganser (Mergus merganser) 5 Same number as yesterday, but different combo of males/females Red-breasted Merganser (Mergus serrator) 5 Ruddy Duck (Oxyura jamaicensis) X Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena) 1 southern shore of Lake, in company of Common Merganser American Coot (Fulica americana) 14 Ring-billed Gull (Larus delawarensis) X Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) (Columba livia (Domestic type)) 1 Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura) 6 Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus) 4 Downy Woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) 3 Hairy Woodpecker (Picoides villosus) 1 Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) 3 Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor) 1 White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis) 1 Carolina Wren (Thryothorus ludovicianus) 1 American Robin (Turdus migratorius) X European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) X Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum) 1 Song Sparrow (Melospiza melodia) 4 White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis) 2 Dark-eyed Junco (Junco hyemalis) 3 Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) 4 Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus) X Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula) X House Finch (Haemorhous mexicanus) 2 House Sparrow (Passer domesticus) X

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